Whiteville woman charged in shootings

Whiteville woman charged in shootings
According to officials, Linda Hickman was arrested by the Whiteville Police Department on Thursday in connection to a shooting which took place on Wednesday.

WHITEVILLE, N.C. (WECT) - A Whiteville woman is facing multiple charges in connection to a pair of shootings last week.

According to officials, Linda Hickman was arrested by the Whiteville Police Department on Thursday in connection to a shooting which took place on Wednesday.

After taking her into custody, police also charged her in a separate shooting incident that happened on Thursday.

Hickman is facing the following charges in the two incidents:

  • five counts of assault with a deadly weapon with the intent to kill
  • two counts of discharging firearm into occupied property
  • two counts of discharging a firearm in the city limits
  • injury to real property

She was booked under a $351,000 secured bond.

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