Greenville woman wanted for attempted murder in Pitt County

PITT COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) – Deputies in one Eastern Carolina county are looking for a woman accused of trying to kill another woman.

Pitt County deputies say the shooting happened around 2:15 a.m. Saturday on Steven Street, outside of Greenville.

They say a 37-year-old woman was shot in her abdomen and remains at ECU Health Medical Center in fair condition. Pitt Community College confirms the victim is a student at the community college.

Deputies have warrants out for Lakeisha McClary, of Greenville. The 37-year-old woman is wanted for attempted first degree murder, and first degree burglary.

Deputies say a dispute at a bar preceded the shooting, with McClary going to the home on Steven Street where the victim was eventually shot.

Anyone with information on McClary’s whereabouts should call deputies at 252-902-2120 or Crime Stoppers at 252-758-7777.