Grimesland man charged with murder appeared in court Monday morning

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Pitt County, N.C. (WNCT) – A Grimesland man is expected in court Monday after a deadly shooting at a mobile home park in Pitt County Saturday night.

Pitt County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to Ariel Drive on Saturday night at approxiamtely 10:51 p.m. for a report of multiple shots fired.

The incident happened near Silverado Mobile Home Park, in Grimesland .

When deputies arrived on the scene, they found 17-year-old Maleek Bowman suffering from a gunshot to the leg.

Deputies said they provided first-aid and applied a tourniquet while waiting for the ambulance to arrive.

Bowman was transported to Vidant Hospital where he later died from his injuries.

27-year-old Nathaniel Rembert of Grimesland was arrested Sunday.

Rembert made his first court appearance Monday morning at the Pitt County Detention Center where he requested a court-appointed attorney. His bond was set at $2 million.

His next court date is scheduled for March, 4.

The case remains under investigation.

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