Concord, NC-Former NFL quarterback, Anthony Wright, was shot multiple times during a domestic dispute in North Carolina on Monday afternoon.
Wright, 43, was found with multiple gunshot wounds to his body when officers arrived on scene at a suburban home in Concord, North Caroline. He was transported to an area hospital with “life-threatening injuries” and was rushed into emergency surgery.
His current condition is unknown.
After police interviewed witnesses at the scene, it was determined that Wright had gotten into a verbal altercation with his girlfriends ex-boyfriend who had showed up at the house to drop off his daughter. An argument between the two men ensued and shots were fired.
The Concord Police Department has issued a warrant on William “Willie” Moses Hooker Jr., 46, for assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury with intent to kill. Hooker is believed to be responsible for shooting Wright and was armed with a handgun at the time of the incident.
Hooker was last seen driving a black 2015 Honda Accord with a North Carolina license plate, police said.
Anyone with information on his whereabouts is urged to contact the Concord Police Department at 704-920-5000.