The search is on for the shooter who fired from a vehicle and hit a man in New Bern early Saturday morning.
Police have now identified the victim as 19 year-old David King of Magnolia Drive, New Bern. He was taken to Pitt County Memorial Hospital in stable condition.
The shooting happened around 4:30 a.m. in the area of First Avenue and Elm Street. Police say the victim was traveling by foot when he was struck by gunfire from a nearby vehicle. The vehicle then took off.
Police say witnesses were unable to provide a detailed description of the car.