Statesville NC: On Saturday August 12, 2017, just after 1PM, Statesville Police Officers responded to a reported shooting outside of the Good Deal Food Mart convenience store on Newton Dr. Upon arrival, officers found a 37 year old male victim in the parking lot suffering from a non-life-threatening gunshot wound to the leg.
Iredell EMS responded to the scene and transported the victim to WFBMC for further treatment.
Criminal Investigations responded to the scene to follow up on the shooting. During the investigation, a suspect was developed. As a result of the investigation, warrants were obtained for the suspect, identified as Tyrell Dontaye Daniels, B/M, 27, of Statesville.
Daniels is being charged with AWDWIKISI, Poss. Of a firearm by a convicted felon, and discharging firearm in city limits.
Police officers are still searching for the suspect at the time of this release. This investigation is still ongoing.
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