Person shot in Tyrrell County

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COLUMBIA, Tyrrell County - A person was shot over the weekend in Tyrrell County.

The Tyrrell County Sheriff's Office and Washington Tyrrell EMS responded to a reported shooting at 1270 North Gum Neck Road.

Upon arrival, officials found Amanda Winger, 26, suffering from a single gunshot wound.

Winger was transported to Washington County Hospital by Washington Tyrrell EMS and was later flown to Vidant Medical Center by East Care Helicopter.

The 26-year-old underwent surgery and was listed in serious condition.

The investigation into the shooting is ongoing. Officials said there is no danger to the public.