CRAVEN COUNTY: Man shot in early morning home invasion

CRAVEN COUNTY, NC (WITN) - A Pamlico County man is hospitalized after a violent home invasion at a relative's home in another county.

Police say they are investigating a home invasion robbery in Lynn Haven. (Tony Magpantay / MGN)

Craven County deputies say Miquan Shepard was shot after intruders forced their way into a home on Mary Jane Lane in Brices Creek.

The home invasion happened around 1:50 a.m.

The 36-year-old man was airlifted from CarolinaEast Medical Center to Vidant Medical Center. Shepard was in good condition Friday afternoon.

Anyone with information on this home invasion should call the Craven County Sheriff's Office at 252-636-6620 or Craven County Communications at 252-633-2357. Crime Stoppers is offering a reward for information leading to the arrests of the suspects. Their number isl 252-633-5141.