Man Charged in Williamston Shooting

Man Charged in Williamston Shooting

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A man charged with shooting another man at an apartment in Williamston last week is jailed on a $1 million bond.

On Monday, Williamston Police said officers arrested Montavis Demontae Harris, age 20, of Robersonville, on Saturday at 2:45 p.m.

Harris is accused of shooting Tykwon Zi’Kee Pettaway, age 22, on Friday at Andrews Park Apartments, located at 300 Slade Street in Williamston.

Police say Pettaway was flown by air ambulance to Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, where, as of Monday, he is still being treated for injuries.

Harris is charged with Attempted Murder, Robbery with a Dangerous Weapon and Assault with a Deadly Weapon with Intent to Kill Inflicting Serious Injury.

He is being held in the Bertie-Martin Regional Jail on a $1,000,000 bond.

His first appearance is scheduled for Monday.

Source: WNCT

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