According to investigators, Walter Derrell Patterson shot Anthony Purdie in the face during a robbery. Patterson is wanted on charges of robbery with a dangerous weapon and assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill.
Purdie was in UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill on Saturday night. He is expected to recover from his injuries.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Patterson is asked to contact the Sheriff's office at 677-5432 or call CrimeStoppers.
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