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Raleigh man charged in double shooting over the weekend

Raleigh/Wake City-County Bureau of Investigation

A Raleigh man was arrested in connection with a shooting that left two people injured Sunday, according to the Wake County Sheriff’s Office.

Travyon Alexander Lawrence, 26, is charged with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill. He was arrested Sunday.

Deputies responded at about 3 p.m. Sunday to the 6600 block of Dealous Drive in Wendell, sheriff’s office spokesman Eric Curry said in an email.

Two men with gunshot wounds were taken to WakeMed with “non-life threatening injuries,” Curry wrote. He said no other suspects are being considered.

Lawrence is also charged with carrying a concealed weapon and possessing marijuana. His bond was more than $250,000, court records show.

Simone Jasper is a reporter covering breaking stories for The News & Observer and real-time news in the Carolinas.


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