Man wanted in Bolton shooting arrested in Pender Co.

Man wanted in Bolton shooting arrested in Pender Co.
Timothy Carr Rossell Jr. (Source: Pender Co. Sheriff's Office)

COLUMBUS COUNTY, N.C. (WECT) - A man wanted in connection to a Bolton-area shooting was arrested Wednesday in Pender County.

According to the Pender County Sheriff’s Office, a deputy who had stopped Timothy Carr Rossell Jr. for a traffic violation took him into custody for warrants out of Columbus County.

Rossell has been charged with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury and discharging a firearm into an occupied property for an incident on April 20.

According to the Columbus County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded a to Oscar Blanks Road in Bolton in reference to a gunshot wound victim.

Rossell is accused of shooting David Daniel Jr. after Daniel allegedly struck a member of Rossell’s family with a firearm “in the head area.”

Daniel received medical treatment for his injuries.

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