Charlotte Man Wanted in Connection to Eastern NC Murder

From, January 28, 2016

Scotland Neck Police are searching for two suspects wanted in connection with the shooting death of a man in Scotland Neck.

Tyquan Ramont Powell of Charlotte and Lamonte Kentrell Lloyd of Scotland Neck are both wanted for murder and other related charges.


Jimmy R. Daniels, 24, of Scotland Neck, was shot Tuesday evening as he sat in a vehicle near the intersection of Grace and 11th street in Scotland Neck. Two other passengers in the vehicle also sustained gunshot injuries.

Police officers responded to the area, which is only blocks from the police department, after receiving a 911 call about the shooting. Arriving officers learned that the victims left the scene and were being treated by EMS personnel near Our Community Hospital in Scotland Neck.

The victims were transported by EMS to the Our Community Hospital. Daniels and one other victim were flown by Vidant East Care to Vidant Medical Center. Daniels was pronounced dead a short time later. The third victim was treated and released.

Powell last known address is in Mecklenburg County and was visiting Scotland Neck, police said.

The North Carolina State Bureau of Investigations and Halifax County Sheriff’s office is assisting with the investigation. Anyone with information or whereabouts of Powell or Lloyd is encouraged to call Scotland Neck Police Department at (252) 826-4111 or Halifax County Crime Stoppers at (252) 583-4444.

Published in: on January 28, 2016 at 9:54 pm  Leave a Comment  

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