Halifax County home invasion leaves one dead
Posted December 22, 2011
Littleton, N.C. — Halifax Sheriff's deputies arrested a man Wednesday night following an attempted home invasion that left another suspect dead.
Deputies responded to a call about a home invasion on Short Street in Littleton just after 8 p.m. When they arrived at the home, they found one suspect shot and another man being held down by the owner of the home.
Two other men ran from the house before deputies arrived.
Sheriff's deputies arrested Kayman Northington and charged him with first-degree burglary, conspiracy to commit robbery with a dangerous weapon and carry a concealed weapon.
Northington was in the Halifax County Jail Thursday under $200,000 bond. His first court appearance is Feb. 1, 2012.
Investigators are still looking into the crime in an attempt to identify others involved.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the Halifax County Sheriff's Office at 252-583-8051 or Halifax County Crime Stoppers at 252-583-4444.