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Bunnlevel man charged in fatal shooting at party

Jacobe Derell Currie, 20, was charged with first-degree murder in the Aug. 17 slaying of Akeem Juan Jones.

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Jacobe Currie, charged in Dunn shooting death
LILLINGTON, N.C. — Authorities have charged a Bunnlevel man with a shooting death at a party in Dunn last month.

Jacobe Derell Currie, 20, was charged with first-degree murder in the Aug. 17 slaying of Akeem Juan Jones. Currie was being held Friday in the Harnett County Detention Center without bond.

Jones, 22, of Dunn, got into an altercation with other people during a party at 139 Bears Lane and was shot. He was pronounced dead at Betsy Johnson Hospital.

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