2 Clarkton men sought in fatal shooting
Two Clarkton men are being sought in connection
with the fatal shooting of an Elizabethtown man
were issued Wednesday afternoon for Ernest Raysean
Grey (R), 23, and Twasjay Roderick Brown (R), 21, on
first-degree murder charges in the killing of
23-year-old Jerome Melvin, according to the Bladen
County Sheriff's Office.
Grey and Brown are
considered armed and dangerous, according to the
If the whereabouts of the
suspects are known, call (910) 862-6960 or 911, or
the local law enforcement agency in your community.
The shooting took place about 2:30 a.m. Tuesday
at a mobile home park off N.C. 242 south of
Elizabethtown, said Chief Deputy Rodney Hester.
There were other people in the home at the time of
the shooting, but no one else was injured. Melvin
appeared to have been shot at the front door of the
home, according to authorities.