Teen charged with shooting man
Fri, 17 May 2013 17:40:02 GMT —
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.