Victim of home shooting offers $2,500 reward


Courtesy: Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office

CHEROKEE COUNTY, N.C. (WDEF) — Cherokee County police are searching for an individual that shot into someone’s home. The victim of the crime is offering a reward for information leading to the suspect’s arrest.

On Friday, the sheriff’s office shared to social media the information about the shooting and the potential reward.

The post reads, “$2,500 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for a shooting into an occupied dwelling.”

The shooting occurred Tuesday, January 31 around 2:30 a.m. Someone shot into a home with residents inside.

It happened at 4289 Pisgah Road in Andrews, North Carolina.

If you have any information that could help police identify the victim, they ask that you contact Detective Teasdale at the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office.

You can call 828-837-1289 ext. 1424, or you can call the crime tip line at 828-837-1344.

The Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office is not offering the reward. The reward is being offered by the victim.


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