ENFIELD, NC (WITN) – The Halifax County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting that left one person dead and six others injured early this morning in rural Enfield.
At 1:30 a.m., the Halifax County Sheriff’s Office responded to a shooting at a large party at Double D Ranch, located at 1662 Green Acres Road in Enfield, NC.
According to deputies, six people were found injured and one dead at the bonfire party, and detectives say they were told hundreds of people were at the party.
The woman found dead has been identified as Sierra Webb of Roanoke Rapids.
One of the injured was injured while trying to escape. They were then treated and released.
Five others were injured in the firing. Four of these five victims are in stable condition and one was airlifted to a trauma facility.
WRAL reports that the injured in the shooting have been identified:
- The deceased was 25-year-old Sierra Webb of Roanoke Rapids
- A 16-year-old boy, whose name cannot be released
- Zachary Bagley from Washington, NC
- Eddie Jeffries from Roanoke Rapids
- Ralph Mayo Jr. from Roanoke Rapids
- Anthony Chavis Jr. of Rocky Mt
Deputies say what was advertised on social media was a private bonfire party. A flyer for the party says it will provide security, “no drama” and “no weapons.”
At this time, no arrests have been made and the sheriff’s office says information from the hundreds of people present is very limited.
The Halifax County Sheriff is asking anyone who may have attended this event or may assist the office in identifying the suspect(s) to come forward with information and contact the Halifax County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division at (252) 583-8201.
You can report information and get paid for your information by going to Halifax County Crime Stoppers https://halifaxcountycrimestoppers.org/ and clicking Submit a Tip.
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