A Wilson man is dead while his girlfriend was assaulted after a shooting Tuesday night.
Dead is Omar Harris of Raspberry Drive. Police say the shooting happened around 8:10 p.m. at the man's home. They say the girlfriend who witnessed the shooting was assaulted.
A neighbor tells WITN News that the girlfriend ran to their house saying a gunman came from behind some bushes and shot Harris as he was walking up to the back door.
Police say they're still investigating leads and collecting evidence in the murder. If anyone has information on the shooting they should call Crime Stoppers at 252-243-2255.