Suspect sought in Washington shooting
Published 10:24 am Tuesday, October 24, 2023
On Oct. 23 officers with Washington Police Department and Washington Fire/Rescue responded to a report of an individual who had been shot in the 1100 block of Van Norden Street. Upon arrival officers located a 58-year-old male suffering from a gunshot wound to the foot. The victim was transported to ECU Beaufort Health for treatment. The suspect was known to the victim. This incident stemmed from a disagreement over a civil matter. A suspect in this case has been identified as Tyrell Blount and warrants are pending.
Tyrell S. Blount
Last seen wearing a white t-shirt, black hooded sweatshirt or jacket and a black hat with a white “A” on same. Last known to be operating a silver 2013 Toyota Avalon with NC registration KDV-4288
Anyone with any information about this case or knows Blount’s whereabouts should contact the Washington Police Department at 252-946-1444 or Crime Stoppers at 252-974-6400 or submit your confidential tip at www.p3tips.com/195.