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An Onslow County man has been arrested for almost killing another man after a shooting that happened in October of this year.
William Anthony Bryant, 48, of Killis Murphy Road in Pollocksville, got into an altercation with another man, returned to his residence and obtained a gun, according to a press release. The shooting happened on Vance Lane in Maysville on October 28, 2017. Bryant allegedly went to the victim’s home and entered without permission.
He is accused of shooting the gun in the bedroom of where the victim was in a hideout. The victim was able to obtain a gun and shot at Bryant, hitting Bryant in the side. Bryant was Life-Flighted to New Hanover Regional Medical Center, according to a press release.
Bryant was arrested December 18, 2017, and charged with:
Attempted First Degree Murder
Assault with a Deadly Weapon with Intent to Kill
First Degree Burglary
Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon
Discharging a Firearm into an Occupied Dwelling
Felony Obstruction of Justice
He was transported to the Onslow County Detention Center under a $255,000 secured bond.
Anyone with information about this incident may contact Onslow County Sheriff’s Office at 910-455-3113, Detective Simma at email@example.com, or Crime Stoppers at
910-938-3273. Please refer to case 2017-019586 when calling.