Tabor City woman charged with firing gun into father’s home

Tabor City woman charged with firing gun into father’s home

TABOR CITY, N.C. (WECT) - A woman is accused of firing a gun into her father’s home Sunday.

According to Michele Tatum with the Columbus County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to a residence in the 100 block of Vinegar Hill Road in Tabor City in reference to a shooting.

When deputies arrived, a resident told them that his daughter, Sherry Lynn Loika, tried to enter his home through a rear door. After he told her to leave, she allegedly began to kick and hit the door.

A shot was then fired into the residence. No one was struck by the bullet.

Loika, 33, was taken into custody and has been charged with discharging a weapon into an occupied dwelling. She was booked under a $10,000 bond.

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