Man captured in Spring Lake shooting

November 1, 2009 4:30:29 PM PST
Cumberland County Sheriff's Homicide Detectives are investigating a murder that happened Saturday at around 8:45pm in the Spring Lake community. Investigators say 50-year-old Tyronne Broaddus of Spring Lake was found shot to death in the front yard of a home at 457 North Grogg Street. Deputies responding to a report of shots fired in the area located the crime scene and found the victim unresponsive.

Meanwhile, Homicide detectives say they've arrested a suspect in the shooting.

Howard Barnett, 42, was captured at the Starlit Motel in Spring Lake Sunday. He's being held without bond.

Anyone with information about this crime is urged to contact the Cumberland County Sheriff's Office at (910) 323-1500 or (910) 484-TIPS (8477).

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