Man wanted for attempted murder in Navassa arrested in Wilmington

Man wanted for attempted murder in Navassa arrested in Wilmington

WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - A man who was considered “armed and dangerous” after allegedly shooting at a woman in Navassa in March has been taken into custody.

Gabriel Alexander Graham was arrested by Wilmington police Wednesday and charged with:

  • first-degree attempted murder
  • assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill
  • discharging a firearm into an occupied dwelling/moving vehicle
  • injury to personal property

According to the Navassa Police Department, Graham allegedly fired at least five shots at a woman in her vehicle on Beulah Lane in Navassa.

The woman was not shot, though her vehicle was hit several times.

According to the Wilmington Police Department, multiple units responded to the 900 block of Dawson Street at approximately 7 p.m. Wednesday in reference to a wanted subject.

“A concerned citizen called in stating that Gabriel A. Graham was sitting on the front porch of a residence in this area and he had active warrants,” a WPD spokesperson said. “The warrants were verified and units approached the subject at the above address. Graham was taken into custody without incident and the warrants were served.”

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