GASTONIA, NC (WBTV) - A second person has been charged Friday in connection to a deadly shooting outside a plasma donation center in Gastonia Thursday morning.
According to the Gastonia Police Department, 16-year-old Jumarian Curry has been charged with first-degree murder in the killing of 39-year-old Demetrius Terrell Wheeling.
Gastonia police say they were called to the shooting around 9:47 a.m. Thursday in the 500-block of North New Hope Road, at KEDPLASMA. An argument reportedly ensued between a group of people and a man, later identified as Wheeling, was shot.
Police also charged 28-year-old Adrian Martel Curry Thursday with first-degree murder in connection to this shooting.
Investigators say Wheeling, of Clover, SC, and Adrian Curry knew each other but did not give further details.