A Winston-Salem man was shot and wounded Tuesday afternoon in the 700 block of Ferrell Court in eastern Winston-Salem, authorities said.
Winston-Salem police responded to the 700 block of Ferrell Court at 3:25 p.m. after they received a report of a shooting there, police said. Officers then found Charles Edward Anderson Jr., 27, of Ivy Glen Court, who was inside an apartment suffering from a gunshot wound.
Anderson was taken to a local hospital, where he was in critical condition Tuesday night, police said.
"Preliminary information reveals (that) the incident was result of a robbery," police said in a statement.
Police are investigating the incident.
Winston-Salem police are for the public’s help in this case.
Anyone with information regarding this incident can call Winston-Salem police at 336-773-7700, Crime Stoppers at 336-727-2800 or its Spanish line at 336-728-3904. Crime Stoppers of Winston-Salem/ Forsyth County is on Facebook.
People can submit anonymous text tips, photos and videos to police through their Text-A-Tip program at 336-276-1717.