Man suffers critical injuries after Caldwell County shooting, suspect in custody

Man arrested in Caldwell County shooting

CALDWELL COUNTY, N.C. (WBTV) - The Caldwell County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a shooting that occurred on Wednesday morning in which a person was critically injured.

An initial investigation into the matter determined that the shooting took place around 2:00 a.m. in a driveway to a residence on Old North Road following an argument and the victim, 30-year-old Rocky Daniel Penley, was airlifted to the hospital for treatment.

Police have charged the suspected shooter, 27-year-old Donovan McGill, with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill, inflicting serious injury.

No further information has been released at this time.

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