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UPDATE: Suspect Arrested In Shooting Outside Of Greenville Hotel

By: Ben Tyson
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Greenville Police say a suspect has been charged in connection to the shooting at the Economy Inn on Sunday.

Police have charged Jordan Allen Stokes with two counts of felony conspiracy.

Stokes is under $2 million bond.

One person was shot multiple times following an altercation outside of the hotel.

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A man was shot multiple times following an altercation outside of a Greenville hotel early Sunday morning, according to Greenville Police.

Greenville Police Spokeswoman Kristen Hunter tells WITN that the shooting took place at the Economy Inn at 1901 Stantonsburg Road around 2:00 am. The gunman is described as a black male with dreadlocks wearing blue jeans and a black shirt.

She says that it appears the victim knew and was involved with the gunman in some way. The victim was taken to Vidant with non-life threatening injuries and is expected to survive.

An employee at the hotel tells us that three shots were fired with one apparently striking the victim in his side.

If you have any information about this you are asked to call Greenville Police.


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