On Saturday, February 20 at 4:00 p.m., the Mebane Police Department received a call reference to a child being shot. Upon arrival, officers located the victim, an eight-year-old boy suffering from a gunshot wound to his back. The victim and his family were traveling on W. Stagecoach Rd. in Mebane when their vehicle was struck by gunfire. The victim was transported to an area hospital and is listed in stable condition. So far, there are no leads on this case.
The Mebane Police Department is actively seeking anyone with information regarding this investigation or any other related information. We ask you to call the Mebane Police Department (919) 536-9031. For anonymous methods, call Alamance County Crime Stoppers at (336) 22907100 or by using the mobile app P3TIPS, or P3TIPS.COM. Tips provided through Crime Stoppers may be eligible for cash rewards. Crime Stoppers pays up to $2,500.00 for tips that lead to an arrest or solving a crime.