Girlfriend of suspect in shooting of Wilson boy arrested, charged
Wilson Police on Tuesday night said Aolani Takemi Marie Pettit, 21, of Wilson, was charged with felony accessory after the fact. Pettit received a $250,000 secured bond.
>> SARAH LIVE IN DURHAM. SARAH, THANKS. >>> GOING TO THE LIVE CENTER THIS MORNING. A SECOND PERP LINK TODAY THE MURDER OF 5-YEAR-OLD CANNON APPEARED IN COURT. SHE IS CHARGED WITH FELONY ACCESSORY. FAMILY MEMBERS SAY THAT SHE IS THE GIRLFRIEND OF DARION THAT'S CHARGED WITH THE MURDER. THE LITTLE BOY WAS SHOT AND KILLED IN AUGUST WHILE PLAYING IN THE YARD. ACCORDING TO THE POLICE, PETTET TRIED TO HELP THE ESCAPE AND THAT'S WHAT THE FELONY CHARGE OF ACCESSORY IS FOR. SHE ASKED FOR A COURT-APPOINTED