Elizabeth City Police arrest wanted man in connection to armed robbery, shooting investigation

Damon Williams

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. – Elizabeth City Police arrested a 23-year-old man Thursday in connection to an armed robbery and shooting that occurred December 11 in the 100 block of Raintree Run.

Police advised the public that Damon Shy’quay Williams was armed and dangerous when they issued a wanted person alert for him Thursday afternoon.

Officers responded to the 100 block of Raintree Run on December 11 at 7:53 p.m. in response to a report of a shooting.

The victim, 27-year-old Jordan Baeza, suffered a gunshot wound to the back and was transported to Sentara Albemarle Hospital by a friend. He was later flown to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital for further treatment.

Williams was charged for Assault with a Deadly Weapon with the Intent to Kill Inflicting Serious Injury, Armed Robbery and First Degree Kidnapping.

Williams was taken to the Albemarle District Jail under a $250,000 secured bond. His first court appearance is scheduled for December 18 in Pasquotank County, North Carolina.

The case is still under investigation.

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