Deputies are searching for a suspect in a shooting they considered armed and dangerous.
Torrie Everett is wanted for the shooting Thursday night on Old River Road in Pitt County.
Deputies say it happened around 10:50 p.m. when Anthony Prayer was hit in the back by one of two bullets fired into a group of people standing in a backyard of a home.
Warrants charge the 32-year-old man with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury.
If anyone know the whereabouts of Everette they should call the Pitt County Sheriff's Office at (252) 830-4141 or the Pitt/Greenville Crime Stoppers at (252) 758-7777.