LUMBERTON, NC (WMBF) – A 19-year-old man was arrested Wednesday and charged for the shooting of a man last week who was found in his vehicle with life-threatening injuries.
Jacob Hill has been charged with one count of assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury, one count of shooting into occupied vehicle, and two counts of shooting into occupied property. His bond was set at $2 million secured.
Hill was arrested Wednesday after a search warrant was executed at a home in the 3000 block of Kings Cross Road. The Robeson County District Attorney's Office and the State Bureau of Investigation assisted in the execution of the search warrant.
A 24-year-old man was found shot in a car fired in the area of 21st Avenue and Walnut Street in Lumberton on the afternoon of Friday, March 16; he was flown to a hospital for treatment of his life-threatening injuries, according to a news release from the Lumberton Police Department.