Local Man Facing Charges In Four Different Counties

An attempted murder suspect is behind bars this morning, under a $1.5 million dollar bond, and officials say, he's facing charges in four different counties across the east.

Authorities arrested 28-year-old Antwan Hawkins Thursday; he's currently at the Pitt County detention center. Jail officials say Hawkins is facing an attempted first-degree murder charge in Johnston County, drug charges in Pitt County, assault on a female in Edgecombe County, and failure to appear in court in Nash County.

We'll be working to get more information on Hawkins' case today.