FAIRMONT, NC (WBTW)- Officials say they arrested a man this week in connection with a shooting that killed one person and injured another last spring.
Major Anthony Thompson with the Robeson County Sheriff’s Office says an investigator with the sheriff’s office arrested 32-year-old Charlton Townsend Thursday.
Booking records confirm Townsend was booked in the Robeson County Detention Center March 2 at 6:50 p.m. and charged with second degree murder, injury to personal property, discharging a firearm within city limits and two counts of assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill.
Fairmont Police responded to the Four Points Convenience Store on North Walnut Street around 2 p.m. May 7, 2016 on a call about a shooting. Two victims were taken to an area hospital but 23-year-old Derion Hinson of Fairmont died from his injuries.
Fairmont Police and the Robeson County Sheriff’s Office both investigated the incident.