Two killed, two wounded, one charged in separate Raleigh shootings
Posted August 2
Updated August 3
Raleigh, N.C. — Two people were killed and two others were wounded in two separate shooting incidents in Raleigh overnight, police said.
The first shooting took place just after 10:30 p.m. in the 4900 block of Pebble Beach Drive, in northeast Raleigh near New Hope Road. Taheem Ivory Lassiter, 21, was shot there and died later at WakeMed.
Cresyan Tyrek Scurlock, 18, was charged Wednesday night with murder, robbery with a dangerous weapon and conspiracy to commit robbery with a dangerous weapon in connection with the shooting. Eric Lamont Dillard, 19, was charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon and conspiracy to commit robbery with a dangerous weapon in connection with the incident.
Scurlock and Dillard were being held in the Wake County Detention Center.
At about 1:30 a.m., police were called to the 300 block of Dacian Road in southeast Raleigh, where they found three people with gunshot wounds. Juan Romero Reyes, 27, was pronounced dead at WakeMed. The other two were undergoing treatment.
Police have released no information about a search for suspects in that incident.
Police asked that anyone with information about either shooting contact Raleigh Crime Stoppers at 919-834-4357 or raleighcrimestoppers.org.