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Rocky Mount police make arrest in 2008 shooting

Posted December 15, 2009 5:53 p.m. EST
Updated December 15, 2009 5:56 p.m. EST

— Rocky Mount police made an arrest Tuesday in a shooting that happened more than a year ago.

Caleb Wardrett, 29, was being held under a $150,000 bond on charges of attempted murder and possession of a firearm by a felon.

Police said Wardrett fired the seven shots that injured Tyrone Arrington, 37, on Dec. 4, 2008.

New information in the case led to Wardrett’s arrest, police said.