Two juveniles admit to rock throwing reported to be gunshots

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By Staff Brunswick Beacon

Reports of cars being struck by gunfire early Friday morning turned out to be false, when two juveniles later admitted to throwing rocks at oncoming cars.

Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office spokesperson Sgt. April Stanley said detectives investigated the incidents that occurred on N.C. 87 last Friday morning.

First reported to be gunshots, Stanley said those reports were found to be false.

Between 4 a.m. and 7 a.m. Friday, July 1, the sheriff’s received four calls of reported incidents of damage to vehicles traveling in the area.

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