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UPDATE: Wilson police charge two men in connection with deadly stabbing

Published: Feb. 5, 2021 at 8:11 PM EST|Updated: Feb. 13, 2021 at 4:34 AM EST
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WILSON, N.C. (WITN) - The Wilson Police Department made an arrest in the stabbing of Dyqwhan Bowens.

Police say 26-year-old Michael O. Brooks has been arrested and charged with accessory after the fact of murder. Brooks is being held under a $200,000 bond.

Police also arrested and charged 25-year-old Zacharus A. Sessoms with an open count of murder. Sessoms received no bond.

The Wilson Police Department is encouraging anyone with information regarding this case to contact the Wilson Police Department at 252-399-2323 or Crime Stoppers at 252-243-2255.

Wilson Police say a call about a shooting turned out to be a stabbing where one person has died.

Around 9:30 Thursday night police say they were dispatched to 2801-3 North Ward Boulevard about a gunshot. As they headed to the scene, officers were told the victim was being taken to Wilson Medical Center by a private person. When officers arrived on North Ward Boulevard they determined that the person had been stabbed.

The victim is identified as 30-year-old Dyqwhan Bowens who died as a result of his injuries.

The Wilson Police Department asks anyone with information about this case to contact the Wilson Police Department at 252-399-2323 or Crime Stoppers at 252-243-2255.

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