1 suspect in northeastern NC shooting death turns self in

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CONWAY, N.C. (AP) — Authorities in North Carolina say one of three men being sought in a murder case has turned himself in to authorities.

A statement from police said 24-year-old Brandon Joyner turned himself in around midday Saturday.

The State Bureau of Investigation says the two men are believed to be armed and dangerous.

An SBI statement says 24-year-old Shuntavius Vaughan of Conway was shot and killed just after midnight Friday.

Authorities are still looking for Rumeal Daye and Akeem Robinson. Both are 24 years old and are from Conway, a small town in the state’s northeast. They face multiple charges, including first-degree murder and firearm possession by a felon.

Already in custody is 25-year-old Chenail Jordan Jr., who was arrested Friday and is being held without bond in the Northampton County jail.

All have been charged with 1st Degree Murder, Attempted Murder, Assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill, shooting into an occupied dwelling, and possession of firearm by Felon.

Law enforcement is continuing efforts to capture the two other suspects and asking for the public’s help in locating the suspects.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Northampton County Sheriff’s Office at (252) 574-1041 or call 911.

(WMBF contributed to this report. All rights reserved.)

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