45-year old William Ray Beam was taken in a private vehicle to Iredell Memorial Hospital with a gunshot wound. He later was transferred to a regional trauma center according to a news release. Beam told officers he was shot in the abdomen by an unknown person in the parking lot of Lisa’s Restaurant on Salisbury Road, police said.
The SPD’s Criminal Investigations Division responded to the scene and found evidence of a shooting in the parking lot.
This investigation is ongoing and no arrests have been made.
The Statesville Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Division is requesting that anyone with information regarding this incident contact the department at 704-878-3406