UPDATE: Four charged with murder after 18-year-old dies from gunshot wound
WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - The Wilmington Police Department responded to a shooting at 1200 block of Buckingham Avenue, near Harbor Ridge Apartments and the intersection of Harbor and Flint Drive on Friday, September 23.
Per the WPD, they responded to the scene after a report they received at around 3 p.m. and found one 18-year-old male, Jailin Tilghman-Deablo, that was suffering from a life-threatening gunshot wound. He was taken to Novant Health NHRMC by paramedics where he later died.
18-year-old Damon Stackhouse has been charged with murder. 18-year-old Damarieion Isai Pryor has been charged with murder, shooting into an occupied dwelling, and possession of a stolen firearm. Two 16-year-olds have also been charged with murder.
Pryor and Stackhouse are being held at the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office Detention Center without bond. The juveniles are also being held at NHCSO Detention Center.
“We will charge all perpetrators to the fullest extent of the law. If these cases qualify, we will see Federal charges,” a press release states.
Anyone with information is asked to call the WPD at 910-343-3609 or to use the anonymous Tip 411 app.
This is a developing story and will be updated once more details are available.
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