Front Page Detectives
BREAKING NEWS

Teen shot dead, two others hurt in North Carolina. Suspect arrested the next day.

north carolina
Source: MEGA; Laurinburg police

Mar. 28 2022, Published 10:11 a.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to XShare to Email

One person was killed and two people were hurt in a shooting in North Carolina.

Now, police say they have arrested a 24-year-old in connection to the case

Article continues below advertisement

On March 24, police in Laurinburg, North Carolina, responded to Willow Drive for a report of shots fired.

When officers arrived, they found Kaziah Zamir Wilkerson, 17, shot to death, according to Laurinburg police.

Article continues below advertisement

Authorities were also told of two people who came to the hospital for treatment of gunshot wounds. Both of those victims suffered non-life-threatening injuries, according to Laurinburg police.

MORE ON:
shooting

Officers identified Isaiah Thomas Easterling, 24, as a suspect. He was arrested the next day and charged with first-degree murder, two counts of attempted first-degree murder, going armed to the terror of the people and discharging a firearm in city limits.

Article continues below advertisement

Police have not released a motive for the shooting.

north carolina
Source: MEGA; Laurinburg police
Advertisement

Become a Front Page Detective

Sign up to receive breaking
Front Page Detectives
news and exclusive investigations.

More Stories

Opt-out of personalized ads

© Copyright 2024 FRONT PAGE DETECTIVES™️. A DIVISION OF EMPIRE MEDIA GROUP INC. FRONT PAGE DETECTIVES is a registered trademark. All rights reserved. Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services. Offers may be subject to change without notice.