CLAYTON – Two Cumberland County men are behind bars after being linked by detectives to a shooting in the Clayton city limits. The shooting was reported at 11:55pm Monday in the parking lot behind Domino’s Pizza, at 375 Athletic Club Boulevard.
The victim, 19 year-old Joseph Norman of Clayton, was shot in the neck.
On Thursday, Ethan Von Le, age 18, and Christopher Ryan Michael Morrison, age 20, both of Fayetteville were arrested and charged with attempted murder and conspiracy. Le and Morrison were confined in the Johnston County Detention Center under $1 million secured bonds.
Clayton Police Chief Greg Tart said investigators are still working to determine what led to the shooting.
Norman remains hospitalized recovering from serious injuries.