‘Armed And Dangerous’: Iredell County Deputies Looking For Accused Murder Suspect

IREDELL COUNTY, N.C. — Iredell County deputies say they are looking for an ‘armed and dangerous’ 31-year-old man who is wanted for murder.

According to deputies, a fatal shooting happened on Williams Road, near west Statesville, early Tuesday morning. Investigators responded to the scene and Iredell Memorial Hospital around 3 a.m. where the victim was pronounced dead. The victim’s name has not been released.

Through an investigation, Tyrell Dantaye Daniels was identified by deputies as the suspect in the shooting an a warrant was issued for his arrest. Authorities said Daniels should be considered armed and dangerous.

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The Iredell County Sheriff’s Office said Daniels has made threats against law enforcement in the past and has a criminal history which contains convictions for: misdemeanor assault with a deadly weapon, second degree trespassing, felony first degree burglary, felony attempted robbery with a dangerous weapon, felony possession of a stolen firearm, felony assault with a dangerous weapon inflicting serious injury, three counts of misdemeanor communicating threats, felony failure to appear on a felony charge, and two counts of misdemeanor assault.

If any knows where Tyrell Dantaye Daniels can be located, please call 911 or the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office at 704-878-3100.