NEW INFO: Attempted Murder Suspect Now Behind Bars

A man wanted for trying to kill another man on Tuesday has turned himself in.

Lawmen in Halifax County had been looking for Jonah Powell on attempted murder charges.

The 18-year-old is being held on a $50,000 bond.

Deputies say Powell and two others shot a man in a home on Brigman St. in Roanoke Rapids Tuesday.

Troy Herring, 18, and a 15-year-old had already been charged with attempted murder. The 15 year old is in custody of the juvenile system in Greenville. All three suspects are from Roanoke Rapids.

There is no word on how the victim is doing.


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