WPD: Validated gang member arrested for shooting, assaulting woman

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Wilmington Police arrested Koredreese Tyson, 25, Wednesday for a shooting Saturday night that caused property damage. (Photo: WPD)

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Wilmington Police arrested Koredreese Tyson, 25, Wednesday for a shooting that happened over the weekend.

Officers responded to the 1100 block of Stewart Circle around 11:15 p.m. on Saturday where they say Tyson assaulted a woman with a firearm, causing minor injuries, and then fired a shot into a home.

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Police say Tyson, a validated member of the Folk Nation: Gangster Disciples 720 gang, is charged with three counts of assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill, assault on a female, possession of a firearm by a felon and discharging a firearm into an occupied dwelling.

He is currently being held at the New Hanover County Jail under a $500,00 secured bond.