UPDATE: Assault with a Deadly Weapon with Intent to Kill | Beaufort County Now | On Monday morning, July 6, 2020 at approximately 05:55 hours, officers with the Washington Police Department responded to the 900 block of N. Respess Street for a report of an individual who had been shot.

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UPDATE: Assault with a Deadly Weapon with Intent to Kill

Press Release:

    On Monday morning, July 6, 2020 at approximately 05:55 hours, officers with the Washington Police Department responded to the 900 block of N. Respess Street for a report of an individual who had been shot. Upon arrival officers determined at least one victim had been shot and another subject suffered injuries consistent with physical assault. Investigators with Washington Police Department responded to the scene and began working the case. As a result of the investigation warrants were secured for Christopher Clevon Freeman.

    On Monday, July 14, 2020 investigators determined Freeman was at a residence on W. 9th Street and responded to that location. Freeman was subsequently taken into custody and is being held on a $260,000.00 bond on the Washington Police Department charges. Information for Freeman and charges are listed below:

    Christopher Clevon Freeman
    28 year old
    B/M
    Washington, North Carolina

    Charges:
    Assault with a Deadly Weapon with Intent to Kill Inflicting Serious Injury
    Assault with a Deadly Weapon Intent to Kill
    Discharging a Firearm into Occupied Property
    Attempted Armed Robbery
    Injury to Personal Property


  • Stacy L. Drakeford
  • Director Police and Fire Services
  • Washington Police Department
  • 201 West Third Street
  • Washington, NC 27889
  • Office: 252-946-1444
  • Cell: 252-402-1438
  • sdrakeford@washingtonnc.gov

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