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Pair charged in Wilson shooting death

Posted October 9, 2019 1:09 p.m. EDT

Jeremy T. Barnes, left, and Miquail Q. Crumbley

— Two men have been arrested in connection with a weekend shooting in Wilson that left a man dead, police said Wednesday.

Officers responded to a reported shooting in the 1500 block of Cargill Avenue early Saturday morning and found 32-year-old Arsenio Gaskins of Wilson dead of a gunshot wound.

On Monday, Wilson officers and members of the U.S. Marshals Carolina Regional Fugitive Task Force arrested Miquail Q. Crumbley, 26, of Wilson in the case. Police and the Marshal's Service task force arrested Jeremy T. Barnes, 24, of Wilson, on Tuesday.

Both men are charged with first-degree murder and were being held without bond in the Wilson County jail.

Anyone with information about Gaskins' shooting is asked to call the Wilson Police Department at 252-399-2323 or Crime Stoppers at 252-243-2255.

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