A Pennsylvania mom of six was murdered in a road rage incident while traveling through North Carolina to celebrate her wedding anniversary, authorities said.
On Friday, the Robeson County Sheriff’s Office announced a $10,000 reward for information that will lead to the suspect.
Shortly before 12 p.m Thursday, officers responded to a report of a person shot on Interstate 95 in Lumberton, North Carolina When officers arrived, Julie Eberly, 47, of Manheim, Pennsylvania, was found shot through the passenger door in a vehicle.
Her husband, Ryan Eberly, who was driving at the time was uninjured. She was taken to Southeastern Health in Lumberton, where she later died from her injuries, authorities said.
According to the Sheriff’s Office, the couple’s vehicle nearly made contact with the suspect’s vehicle when changing lanes. The suspect then moved toward the passenger’s side of the victims’ vehicle, rolled down his window, and fired “multiple shots into the passenger door.”
The shooter’s vehicle was described as a silver or gray 2010 Chevrolet Malibu or Impala “with tinted windows and possibly with chrome around the window frame,” police said. The suspect is described as an African American male with dreadlocks.
Sheriff’s Investigators are asking that anyone with information pertaining to this investigation call the Robeson County Sheriff’s Office at 910-671-3170 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.