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      Teen charged with killing Lumberton man

      Dreashawn Tyler

      Lumberton police have charged Dreashawn Tyler, 16, with First Degree Murder in the death of Eh Taw Taw, 21, at Taw's home on Grace Street in Lumberton Saturday.

      Taw was shot several times. He died minutes after arriving at the hospital, according to police.

      Tyler is being charged as an adult. He's expected to make his first court appearance for an arraignment on the charges Tuesday morning.

      Tyler is being held without bond at the Robeson County Detention Center.

      Police say they are trying to identify a second person involved in the shooting in an effort to make an arrest. Detectives are also working to find out a motive.

      You're asked to call (910) 671-3845 if you have any information on this murder.