Suspect charged in overnight Raleigh shooting
Posted November 11, 2013
Updated November 12, 2013
Raleigh, N.C. — Raleigh police arrested a man Monday afternoon in connection with a shooting that injured a man.
Paul Emanuel Gainey, 23, of 71716 Rawls Drive, was charged with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury in the case.
Officers responding to the 3100 block of Kingstree Court shortly before 2 a.m. found Alshawn Martel Thomas, 28, with multiple gunshot wounds.
He was taken to WakeMed, where he was listed in critical condition Monday morning.
Gainey was also charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
He was being held at the Wake County Detention Center Monday night under a $350,000 bond.
Authorities haven't released a motive for the shooting but have said that a preliminary investigation indicated it was not random.