WASHINGTON, N.C. (WITN) – Police said they’ve caught up with man wanted for a shooting in Washington.
Chief Stacy Drakeford said that Mykal Coleman, 27, was arrested Tuesday and charged with 2 counts of assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill as well as going armed to the terror of the public.
Police said that Coleman opened fire during a dispute with other people around 1:20 a.m. in the 300 block of West 9th Street. Nobody was hit by the gunfire.
Coleman is being held on a $75,000 secured bond.
Drakeford credits the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office and Washington residents for helping find Coleman.