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Police say gunman in Walmart shooting turns self in

Published: Mar. 4, 2021 at 8:19 AM EST|Updated: Mar. 8, 2021 at 3:58 PM EST
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ROANOKE RAPIDS, N.C. (WITN) - Police say the man who shot two people outside an Eastern Carolina Walmart is now behind bars.

O’Quevion Barnes surrendered to police on Monday, according to Roanoke Rapids police.

The shooting happened on February 26th at the Walmart just off the I-95 interchange in Roanoke Rapids.

Two people were found shot inside a car. One of the victims was an 18-year-old, who was shot in the upper body and a second was a 17-year-old hit in the lower part of the body.

Barnes is charged with two counts of assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury and one count of discharging a firearm in the city limits.

The man was jailed under an $80,000 bond.

Last week, police charged Angelica Dominguez with felony conspiracy and felony obstruction of justice in the case.

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A 19-year-old has been charged in connection with a shooting at Walmart in Roanoke Rapids.

Roanoke Rapids police say Angelica Dominguez has been charged with felony conspiracy and felony obstruction of justice. The shooting happened on Feb. 26.

Police say they found two people inside of a car were shot. One of the victims was an 18-year-old, who was shot in the upper body and a second was a 17-year-old hit in the lower part of the body. Both were taken to the hospital.

She is in the Halifax County Detention Center under a $10,000 bond and is scheduled to appear in court on Apr. 22.

Police are still looking for Oquevion Barnes, who officers say was the shooter. If you know where he is, call the Roanoke Rapids Police Department at 252-533-2810.

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