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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