Man shot following funeral for NC man shot to death
SALISBURY, N.C. (WBTV) – Several witnesses, including a freelance photographer for WBTV, reported that a person was shot late Saturday night and that the shooting took place following the funeral of a victim of a homicide two weeks ago.
The funeral for Larry Lamar Cruse was held Saturday at the Noble & Kelsey Funeral Home.
Late Saturday night witnesses said that one man was shot near the corner of Shaver and Fisher Streets. One witness said that people were standing outside following the funeral when someone drove by and opened fire, striking one man.
The victim was taken to the hospital but his condition is not known.
Many police officers were on scene in the area, but no information has been released in the case. It is expected that information will be released on Sunday afternoon.
In the case involving Cruse, police responded to a shots fired call at 3:39 a.m. on Saturday, May 14, in