Man arrested in connection with shooting that left 15-year-old injured in Kinston


KINSTON, N.C. (WNCT) A man has been arrested in connection with a shooting that left a 15-year-old injured in Kinston.

On October 18 around 5:30 p.m., the Kinston Police Department was dispatched to the report of a subject that had been shot near the 400 block of North Adkin Street.

Upon arrival, officers were advised by community members that a 15-year-old had been shot and was taken to UNC Lenoir by a relative.

The juvenile has since recovered from his injuries.

On Wednesday, police obtained warrants for Tyrionta Tyquan Dail, 22, of Kinston, for two counts of attempted first-degree murder.

He was sent to the Lenoir County Detention Center under a secured bond.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

LKQD Outstream

Trending Stories