Wednesday, February 28, 2024

Wilmington man wanted for shooting at car during domestic dispute, police say

WILMINGTON – A man is wanted in Wilmington for shooting at an occupied vehicle during a domestic dispute, according to the city’s police department.

Roscoe Allen Cousin, 31, is charged with a restraining order violation and firing at an occupied car.

The female victim in the dispute stated that Cousin showed up at her home in the 5000 block of Lamppost Circle around 1 a.m. and initiated a fight with her current boyfriend, according to a Wilmington Police Department news release.

As he was leaving, Cousin fired into the boyfriend’s car but the bullet did not hit him.

Wilmington police are asking anyone who sees Cousin to immediately call 911. Other information may be reported by calling 910-343-3609 or by submitting it through the Wilmington, NC PD app.

Wilmington police are asking anyone who sees Roscoe Allen Cousin, 31, to immediately call 911.

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Alexandria Sands
Alexandria Sands
Alexandria Sands is a journalist covering New Hanover County and education. Before Port City Daily, she reported for the award-winning State Port Pilot in Southport. She graduated from UNC Charlotte and wrote for several Charlotte publications while there. When not writing, Williams is most likely in the gym, reading or spending time with her Golden Pyrenees. Reach her at or on Twitter @alexsands_

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