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Kinston shooting suspect turns himself in

Posted May 13, 2013

— A man wanted in a weekend shooting in Kinston has turned himself in, authorities said Monday.

Officers from the Kinston Department of Public Safety were searching for Shelton Mason, who was charged with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury in connection with a Friday night shooting on East Caswell Street. Jaquel Maurice Dixon, 19, was taken to the hospital with a gunshot wound to the abdomen.

Investigators said Mason turned himself in about 11:30 a.m. Monday.

Further details in the case were not released.

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  • bombayrunner May 13, 2013

    lack of guidance .. there are so many of these cases. Fighting lost its cool?