KPD: Suspect Charged For June 29 Shooting

KPD: Suspect Charged For June 29 Shooting

A Kinston man is arrested for a late June shooting incident.

On June 29th, officers with the Kinston Police Department responded to a motor vehicle collision on the 1600 block of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.  Officers were also advised one person had been shot.  Officers found multiple shell casings, and the occupants of one of the vehicles had fled the scene on foot.  The KPD officers also found a handgun believed to have been used during the shooting in the possession of 20-year-old Golontae Y. Brock of Kinston.

Brock was taken into custody Monday at a home in Martin County by members of the Kinston P.D. and the U.S. Marshal’s Service.  He is charged with Attempted Murder and five counts of Discharging a Weapon into Occupied Property.  Brock was transported to the Pitt County Detention Center where he was held under a $1.5 million bond.