WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Two teenagers have been arrested in connection with the shooting of a 13-year-old yesterday at the Cypress Cove Apartments.
A 16-year-old male, whose name has not been released, and 18-year-old Keshaun Durrel Pierce were arrested by the US Marshals Task Force this evening.
The teens were picked up at a home off Union Chapel Rd in Burgaw.
The Pender Country Sheriff’s Department assisted with the arrest.
The 16-year-old is charged with assault with a deadly weapon with the intent to kill and or inflict serious injury and discharge of a firearm.
Pierce is charged with accessory after the fact.
The 13-year-old victim remains in serious condition. His identity has not been released.