Arrest made in shooting after two men argue over woman

GREENVILLE, NC (WITN) - An arrest has been made in a Thursday afternoon shooting after police say two men argued over a woman.

Marquise Jones, of Greenville, was charged today with attempted first-degree murder.

The shooting happened around 5:00 p.m.in the 1400 block of Westpointe Drive.

Police say 25-year-od Cordel Bryant was hit in the neck and arm. The 25-year-old man was taken to Vidant Medical Center with serious, but non-life threatening injuries.

Officers believe the shooting happened because the two men were arguing over a woman.


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Greenville police are investigating a shooting that happened this afternoon.

Just before 5:00 p.m. officers were called to an apartment complex in the 1400 block of Westpointe Drive for a shooting.

They found a man had been shot in the parking lot. Officers say the man was wounded in the neck and arm.

The victim was taken to Vidant Medical Center while police say it appears his injuries are non-life threatening.

The shooters left in a vehicle, and police say they are still working on a description of that vehicle and those involved.