Havelock police say the suspect has been charged following a shooting where both the victim and suspect are in the hospital.
It happened around 12:10 p.m at Pine Ridge Apartments on McCotter Boulevard.
Neighbors say an 18-year-old man was shot. Namar Small was airlifted to Pitt County Memorial Hospital.
Police tell us the suspect, 22-year-old Jerry Whitfield was sent to CarolinaEast Medical Center in New Bern. He has since been charged with assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury with intent to kill and possession of a weapon of mass destruction because he had a sawed off shotgun.
Police say the motive for the shooting appears to be domestic in nature.