(GDN) — Another arrest is made in a Kinston homicide.
The Kinston Police Department reports 19-year-old Maleak Smith of Kinston was arrested in Greenville on Thursday. Smith faces a charge of Murder and two counts of Attempted Murder for his alleged role in Wednesday’s shooting on the 500 block of Mitchell Street.
14-year-old Michael Mills of Kinston was killed in the shooting. 13-year-old Aavonta Betha and 17-year-old Izaah Foy, both of Kinston, remained in critical condition at Vidant Medical Center.
Smith was placed into the Lenoir County Detention Center under no bond.
24-year-old Malik D. Bryant of Kinston has also been charged in connection to the deadly shooting.