NEW HANOVER COUNTY (WECT) — Deputies with the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office arrested a woman in connection to a shooting in a mobile home park Monday evening.
According to Lt. Jerry Brewer, Jennifer Ann Crampton, 28, was charged with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury. She was originally identified as a person of interest.
Jennifer Crampton allegedly shot John Edward Crampton at the Carrol C. Mobile Home Park off Castle Hayne Road.
When deputies arrived at the scene Jennifer told them that her ex-husband was in the house and had been shot.
EMS arrived and took John Crampton to New Hanover Regional Medical Center where he is in critical condition.
Crampton was booked in the New Hanover County Jail under a $1 million bond. Her first court appearance was scheduled for Tuesday.