Woman arrested in connection with murder

RALEIGH Officers responded to a call from WakeMed Thursday around 8:20 p.m. Police say there was a report that someone drove a shooting victim to the hospital.

The victim, 23-year-old Kenneth Wayne Battle, Jr., died from his injuries.

Investigators determined someone shot Battle while he stood outside in the 700 block of Grantland Drive. Police arrested a suspect, 19-year-old Dana Danielle Hudson, Thursday at an apartment in Wake Forest.

She is being held in a Wake COunty jail without bond.

The case remains under investigation. Anyone with information about the murder is asked to call the RPD at (919) 996-3555 or CrimeStoppers at (919) 226-CRIME.

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