Surf City police investigating after two people shot at a home

SURF CITY, N.C. (WITN) – Police in Surf City are investigating a shooting that sent two people to the hospital.

Just after midnight, police went to the 1500 block of East St. after receiving a shots fired call.

When they arrived, they found a man who had shot a gun inside a home at the intersection of Pender Ave. and Topsail Drive. The shooting happened after a dispute between multiple people who were at the home.

Police say, during the argument, a female was hit in the leg and a man was hit in the hand. Both were taken to the hospital for medical treatment.

Also, Police say the incident is currently under investigation and that there is no threat to the public.

The Surf City Police Department is asking anyone with information regarding the incident to contact the police department at 910-328-7711.