Man arrested in connection to Farmville argument-related shooting

FARMVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – A man is facing charges in connection to shooting another man near Horton’s Corner in Farmville on Tuesday night.

The Pitt County Sheriff’s Office says 30-year-old Vontrell Glover was taken into custody on Wednesday.

He’s accused of shooting 22-year-old Dustin Oakley at the intersection of Hwy. 258 and Stantonsburg Road.

Glover is charged with Attempted 2nd Degree Murder, Assault with a Deadly Weapon with Intent to Kill Inflicting Serious Injury and Possession of a Firearm by a Felon.

Deputies along with Farmville EMS responded to the scene by Joyner’s Service Station between 3:30 and 4 p.m. about the reported shooting. They said that Oakley and Glover knew each other, pointing to an argument as what led to the shooting.

Glover is in the Pitt County Detention Center under $1,350,000 secured bond.

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