Police: Man Charged In Salisbury Shooting After Victim Found With Multiple Gunshot Wounds

SALISBURY, N.C. — A 23-year-old man has been arrested and charged for his alleged involvement in a shooting Wednesday night in Salisbury, according to police.

Officers responded to a home on West Monroe Street around 10:40 p.m. on Wednesday in reference to a shooting.

At the scene, officers located 26-year-old Aquavius Robert Lee with multiple gunshot wounds.

Police say he was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

On Thursday around 1 p.m., officers arrested Dwon Smith, 23, for his alleged involvement in the shooting and charged him with Assault with a Deadly Weapon Inflicting Serious Injury with Intent to Kill.

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Smith was given a $100,000 bond and released to the Rowan County Detention Center, according to a news release.

Anyone with more information on this case is asked to call Detective Everett at 704-638-5333.