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UPDATE: one charged with shooting neighbor in Wilmington

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Rebecca Lawrence  (Source: New Hanover County Sheriff's Office) Rebecca Lawrence (Source: New Hanover County Sheriff's Office)

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – A dispute between neighbors escalated to criminal charges and a trip to the hospital for two people in Wilmington, according to police.

A 22-year-old woman shot her 32-year-old male neighbor in the stomach Saturday night, according to the watch commander on duty.

Rebecca Lawrence is charged with assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious bodily injury and five counts of assault with a deadly weapon.

The victim, Richard Grandon, is in fair condition as of Monday.

Officers responded to the 2300 block of Boardwalk Avenue Saturday night. The two neighbors were arguing over a dog running loose, according to police.

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