New Bern Police arrest suspect in shooting

NEW BERN, NC (WITN) Police in the east say they've made an arrest surrounding a shooting earlier this year.

New Bern Police say that they've charged 18-year-old Pah Ket with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill, inflicting serious injuries and discharging a firearm into occupied dwelling/vehicle inflicting serious injuries.

Police say the case is in reference to an unreported shooting back on May 12th in the 1700 block of Simmons Street.

All officials would say is that the shooting was uncovered during diligent investigative efforts in an unrelated case.

Ket is being held on a $500,000 bond and has a first appearance scheduled for Wednesday morning.