Girlfriend of suspect in shooting death of 5-year-old Cannon Hinnant in N.C. arrested

Girlfriend of suspect in shooting death of 5-year-old Cannon Hinnant in N.C. arrested
Aolani Takemi Marie Pettit is facing a charge of accessory after the fact in the boy’s death. (Source: Wilson Police Department)

WILSON, N.C. (WITN) - The girlfriend of the suspect in the shooting death of 5-year-old Cannon Hinnant in Wilson has been arrested.

Wilson police have charged the girlfriend of Darrius Sessoms, who was charged with killing Hinnant in August.

Aolani Takemi Marie Pettit is facing a charge of accessory after the fact in the boy’s death.

Darrius Sessoms was charged in August with first-degree murder in the case.

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