A suspect in connection to a shooting over the weekend in Eastern Carolina has been turned in by his parents, according to lawmen.
The parents of the 15-year-old brought their son to the Onslow County Sheriff's Office in reference to a shooting that happened on August 30 on William Gurganus Road in the Angola area.
The victim in the incident was hit twice in the back by two bullets.
The Pender County juvenile reportedly told lawmen the victim had threatened to shoot him on several occasions and that the victim said he better have a gun the next time they met. Lawmen say when that happened, the juvenile said he had a gun, and he used it.
Authorities in the east are searching for a suspect involved in a shooting.
The Onslow County Sheriffs office says that a man was shot on William Gurganus Road in the Angola area.
The victim was taken to New Hanover Regional Medical Center and is in stable condition.
No arrests have been made at this time. If you have any information contact your local authorities.