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Teen charged with shooting man


Ushayontella Johnson, 17, of Lumberton is charged with Attempted Murder, Assault With a Deadly Weapon With Intent To Kill, Robbery With a Dangerous Weapon and Shooting Into An Occupied Vehicle.


Lumberton police say he shot a 25-year-old man on Spruce Street Thursday afternoon.


The victim's name isn't being released.


Police say Johnson approached the man who was sitting inside a car and tried to rob him.


When the victim refused to hand over any money, officers say Johnson shot him in the chest.


A passerby saw him on the ground and called 911.


The victim was taken to a hospital. His condition hasn't been released.


Johnson remains at the Robeson County Detention Center on $250,000 bond.

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