Suspect charged in domestic shooting in Pitt County
GREENVILLE, N.C. (WITN) -The Pitt County Sheriff’s Office says a suspect is behind bars charged in a domestic shooting.
At approximately 8:00 p.m. on Sunday, deputies responded to 2006 Welsh Ct. in Greenville in reference to a domestic shooting incident.
Deputies found a man who had been shot once in the abdomen during an altercation between two individuals. The victim was transported by ambulance to Vidant Medical Center.
Detectives interviewed a person of interest, 21-year-old Christian Briley of Greenville, who was later released by detectives.
Following further investigation, detectives arrested Briley on Wednesday and charged him with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury.
Briley is in the Pitt County Detention Center under a $200,000 secured bond.
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