May 2, 2017
On 05/02/2017, Carteret County deputies arrested Richard Keith White III, 34, of 192 Polly Way Lane, Marshallberg after shooting 34-year-old Michael Neal in the upper leg just before 8:30pm Tuesday at Marshallberg Park.
Witnesses stated the two got into an argument resulting in the victim being shot by White. Deputies recovered a 357-revolver handgun near the scene. The victim was transported to Carteret Heath Care and immediately transferred to a waiting helicopter bound for Vidant Medical Center in Greenville.
White has been charged with Assault with a Deadly Weapon Inflicting Serious Injury and placed in the Carteret County Jail under a $50,000.00 bond with a first court appearance scheduled for Wednesday morning.