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Children in car during shooting road rage incident

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Eric Scott Rowe (Source: Onslow Co. Sheriff's Office) Eric Scott Rowe (Source: Onslow Co. Sheriff's Office)
ONSLOW COUNTY, NC (WECT) -

A man from Newport is facing charges after a road rage incident that involved shooting into occupied property.

According to the Onslow County Sheriff's Office, Eric Scott Rowe is accused of shooting at the property on Hwy 24 at Hwy 172 in Hubert on Feb. 2, 2014.

About a month after the shooting, a detective in Carteret County contacted the sheriff's office to explain he was investigating an incident involving Rowe endangering his two children, 9 and 12 years old.

According to the detectives, the children were riding with Rowe during the shooting incident and were able to describe what happened in detail.

Rowe is charged with discharging a firearm into an occupied property and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.

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