Cousin being sought in shooting of man on Durham Avenue in Statesville


On Thursday night August 13, 2020 at 6:30 p.m., Statesville Police officers received a call regarding a shooting victim in the 200 block of Durham Avenue.

When officers arrived on scene, they found the victim, Mr. Alfred Jermaine Allison laying on the curb with three gunshot wounds. Officers immediately began to render aid to Mr. Allison while awaiting transport from EMS.

Criminal Investigations Division arrived on scene and began to process the scene and speak with potential witnesses. During the investigation, we learned the suspect vehicle was a gold sports utility vehicle driven by a black male with dreadlocks.

While speaking with witnesses, information was obtained that Mr. Freddie Lee Daye III had shot Alfred Allison for an unknown reason. Mr. Freddie Lee Daye III is the cousin of Mr. Alfred Jermaine Allison and Mr. Freddie Lee Daye III is an absconder from N.C. Probation / Parole.

Mr. Allison was transported to Wake Forest Baptist Hospital to be treated for his injuries. At this time he is listed in critical condition and is in ICU.

Freddie Lee Daye III is the suspect in this matter, and with the investigation currently on-going, charges are pending at this time. If anyone has information regarding his location, please call 911.


Statesville Police Department 704-878-3406

Iredell Crime Stoppers 704-662-1340

Author: Margaret Beveridge