Salisbury: Shooting Saturday Morning at the Colonial Village Apartments at 231 West D Avenue

Posted on September 11, 2016

RFP Staff

♦  Salisbury Police sources report that officers were dispatched to the Colonial Village Apartments at 231 West D Avenue on a 911 call at approximately 11:45 a.m. Residents heard gunshots coming from an alley behind the apartment complex.   Michael Levander Pruitt, of the 100 block of Overbrook Road in Salisbury, was fired upon by a yet named assailant, but was not struck.

Colonial Village Apartments at 231 West D Avenue in Salisbury, N.C.:

Pruitt, the victim of an assault with a gun, was said to be acquainted with the shooter who used a handgun, but so far no suspect’s name was released or motive provided for the shooting. A black 2003 Hyundai reportedly left the area immediately after the shooting.

The Salisbury Police continue to investigate the shooting.

Colonial Village Apartments at 231 West D. Avenue:

Citizens having any knowledge about this crime are urged to call the Salisbury Police at 704-638-5333. If you fear retribution, want to remain anonymous and possibly collect an award of up to $1,000, information can be submitted 24/7 via the web: or by calling the Salisbury-Rowan Crime Stoppers at 1-866-639-5245.

**This article will be updated as more information arrives.**

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