Suspect arrested in fatal Brier Creek Walmart shooting

DURHAM (WTVD) -- A man suspected of a fatal shooting Thursday night at the Brier Creek Walmart was taken to the Wake County Detention Center this morning.

25-year-old Tavarese Vine was arrested Tuesday night in Durham.

Raleigh Police said he opened fire around 10:40 p.m. Thursday outside the Walmart. 39-year-old Jerry Sumpter was killed and 36-year-old Emil Sherwood was injured.



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Court records show both victims have prior drug and weapons charges but investigators haven't mentioned a possible motive.

If you have any information, please call Raleigh Crimestoppers at 919-834-HELP.

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