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UPDATE: Officials make 2 arrests in connection to Carolina Beach melee

Witnesses told New Hanover County dispatchers that they could see people using knives, poles and a shovel as weapons. Witnesses told New Hanover County dispatchers that they could see people using knives, poles and a shovel as weapons.
Johnny Lee Wilson (Source: Sampson County Sheriff's Office) Johnny Lee Wilson (Source: Sampson County Sheriff's Office)
Joshua Lamb (Source: Sampson County Sheriff's Office) Joshua Lamb (Source: Sampson County Sheriff's Office)

CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WECT/AP) – Two people have been arrested in connection to a fight in Carolina Beach involving more than 30 people who had just gotten off a party cruise.

According to officials, Joshua Lamb and Johnny Lee Wilson were both arrested Thursday night in Sampson County.

Lamb was charged with one count of assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill, while Wilson was charged with one count of assault with a deadly weapon with intent to inflict bodily injury.

Police are still searching for Adonis Lee Toomer, who is wanted for four counts of assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill.

The melee that happened April 27 sent four people to the hospital. A 32-year-old man needed surgery for a fractured skull after he was hit by a brick. According to Detective Chris Larson, the victim is out of intensive care but still hospitalized.

Witnesses told New Hanover County dispatchers that they could see people using knives, poles and a shovel as weapons.

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