A mom of six was killed in a road-rage incident as she and her husband had been headed to Hilton Head Island, SC, to rejoice their wedding ceremony anniversary, cops stated.
Julie Eberly, 47, was shot by way of the passenger door whereas her husband, Ryan, was driving on Interstate 95 in Lumberton, NC, on Thursday, in line with the Robeson County sheriff.
Julie was taken to the hospital, the place she died. Ryan was not injured.
“We proceed to seek for clues resulting in the id of the coward suspect that shot and killed Julie Eberly yesterday alongside I95 in Lumberton,” Robeson County Sheriff Burnis Wilkins stated.
“Murder Detectives have labored non cease and are persevering with their efforts to find video footage and are at present reviewing hours of footage as I write this.”
The Pennsylvania couple marked their anniversary final week and had been headed to the seashore to rejoice for the weekend.
Their automobile had come shut to a different automotive as Ryan Eberly was trying to merge. The driving force of the opposite automobile then moved nearer and rolled down his window earlier than firing “a number of pictures” into the automotive, cops stated.
“This was an harmless household from Pennsylvania headed to the seashore for a trip,” Wilkins stated.
“Fortunately they’d left their six kids at dwelling with grandparents however now these youngsters must dwell with the thought of their mom being murdered in such a cowardly and mindless approach.”