Suspect charged with murder in January shooting death of woman; child also injured in shooting

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Tyquavious Charod Cummings (Pitt County Sheriff’s Office photo)

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) — A suspect has been charged in the January shooting death of a woman. The suspect is also facing charges after shooting a child.

Tyquavious Charod Cummings, 19, of Greenville is facing the following charges:

  • First Degree Murder
    • Attempted First Degree Murder (2 Counts)
    • Assault with a Deadly Weapon with Intent to Kill Inflicting Serious Injury
    • Discharge Weapon into Occupied Dwelling

The incident happened on Jan. 13. Marshayla Pasley was found dead after she had been shot. A child was also shot in the incident.

Cummings was being held under no bond. He also received a secured bond of $1.5 million on the other charges.

The investigation is ongoing.  Further charges are expected.

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