Pender Co. Sheriff’s Office charge one individual following shooting incident

Pender Co. Sheriff’s Office investigating shots fired call

PENDER COUNTY, N.C. (WECT) - An investigation by Pender County Sheriff’s Office into a report of shots fired Thursday afternoon at 251 Calico Bay Road in Burgaw revealed two parties had exchanged gunfire following an altercation over child visitation.

After both individuals were located and interviewed, Quamel Staley, age 20, of Wilmington, has been charged with one count of misdemeanor Assault with a deadly weapon.

Staley is currently being held in the Pender County Jail under a $2,000 secured bond.

A spokesman for the sheriff’s office said the call came in around 12:10 p.m. and no injuries were reported.

Quamel Staley, age 20, of Wilmington, has been charged with one count of misdemeanor Assault with a deadly weapon.
Quamel Staley, age 20, of Wilmington, has been charged with one count of misdemeanor Assault with a deadly weapon. (Source: Pender County Sheriff's Office)

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