WPD: Man charged with Monday night shooting on Princess Place Drive

Man injured in shooting on Princess Place Dr.

WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - The Wilmington Police Department has arrested and charged a man in connection with a shooting Monday night.

Mark Addison Richey, 25, was taken into custody Tuesday and charged with assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury, possession of a firearm by a felon, and discharging a firearm in a reckless manner.

Mark Addison Richey
Mark Addison Richey (Source: New Hanover County Sheriff's Office)

According to the WPD, officers responded to the 3100 block of Princess Place Drive shortly after 11 p.m. Monday in reference to a Shotspotter Alert.

Officers found a 33-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound at the scene. The man, who had non-life-threatening injuries, was taken to the hospital.

Richey was booked into the New Hanover County Jail under a $200,000 bond.

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