Two men charged in fatal shooting at North Carolina tobacco store
Two men have been arrested for their roles in a fatal shooting at a North Carolina tobacco store, authorities said.
Hillsborough police filed multiple charges against Doyle Edwards, 22, of Efland, including felony first-degree murder and felony larceny of a firearm, news outlets reported. Police also charged Chase Torain, 21, of Cedar Grove, with misdemeanor simple assault.
According to a news release, Hillsborough police officers responding to a call about a fight at a tobacco store at a shopping center found an unidentified 19-year-old had been shot. The unidentified victim was pronounced dead at Duke University Hospital.
Edwards and Torain are being held in the Orange County Jail. Edwards is jailed without bond and Torain is being held on a $500,000 bond in connection with the shooting and outstanding warrants from Alamance County. It’s not known if either man has an attorney.