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Teen arrested in shooting outside Kinston nightclub to appear in court Monday

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Police say 19-year-old De'riante Rouse shot two men in the parking lot of Sasparillas nightclub back on May 31st. Police say 19-year-old De'riante Rouse shot two men in the parking lot of Sasparillas nightclub back on May 31st.
KINSTON, N.C. - The 19-year-old who Kinston police say shot two people outside a nightclub last month was arrested in Greenville Thursday by U.S. Marshals.

19-year-old De'riante Rouse was taken into custody by the U.S. Marshal Fugitive Task Force and held overnight in the Lenoir County Jail. He's facing two felony counts of assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill.

Police say he shot two men in the parking lot of Sasparillas nightclub on Queen Street on May 31st. They say he shot 21-year-old Jevonte Jones in the arm and 21-year-old Koreyevel Barnes in the leg.
    
He was scheduled to appear in court Friday morning, but that court appearance has been pushed back until Monday morning.

He’s being held on a $160,000 bond.

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Police in Kinston are still searching for a teenager, who they say shot two people outside a nightclub early Saturday morning.

Kinston police have a warrant out for 19-year-old De'riante Rouse. He's wanted for two counts of assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill.

Police say he shot two men just after 3 o’clock Saturday morning in the parking lot of Sasparillas Nightclub on Queen Street.
   
They say he shot 21-year-old Jevonte Jones in the arm and 21-year-old Koreyevel Barnes in the upper thigh. Both are expected to be okay.

Investigators say the shooting happened after Rouse and Barnes got into a fight outside the club.
   
Anyone with information on Rouse's whereabouts is asked to call police.


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