Two shot on Celebration Drive; police looking for shooter

SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) - An argument over the paternity of a child resulted in two men being shot and police on the hunt for the shooter.

It happened Thursday night in the yard of a house on Celebration Drive, according to police.

Two men began arguing over a domestic situation when one of the men pulled a gun and started firing.

The other man was shot in the thigh.  He is recovering at Novant Health Rowan Medical Center. Another man who was not involved in the argument was grazed by a bullet.

Police are now looking for Samuel Lee "Rook" White, 33, of 1126 Celebration Drive.  He will be charged with two counts of assault with a deadly weapon, and one count of assault by pointing a gun.

Police say White the last charge involves White pointing a gun in a man's face.  They say a girl pushed the gun out of the way before White could fire.

Anyone with information on White's whereabouts is asked to call Salisbury Police at 704-638-5333, or Salisbury-Rowan Crime Stoppers at 1-866-639-5245.