Newbern man wanted for attempted murder

 Newbern man wanted for attempted murder

Jesse Webb

A Newbern man is wanted for attempted murder.

The Newbern Police Department has issued warrants for 50-year-old Jesse Webb, also known as Marty Webb, on two counts of Attempted First-Degree Murder and other weapons charges.

The victims told police that around 11:45 Sunday night they were traveling on Highway 77 near Alloy Drive when Webb, driving a black Nissan Altima pulled alongside and fired shots from handgun into their vehicle. The victims were not injured, but their vehicle sustained damage.

Police say the involved parties know each other, and this is an isolated incident.

Jesse Webb is considered armed and dangerous.

Anyone who has seen Jesse Webb or has information on his whereabouts should contact the Newbern Police Department or your local law enforcement agency.