Man killed in shooting on Campsite Drive near Wendell

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Monday, December 4, 2023
Man killed in shooting on Campsite Drive near Wendell
The Wake County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a man was shot and killed on Campsite Drive near Wendell.

WAKE COUNTY, N.C. (WTVD) -- A shooting call has turned into a homicide investigation after the victim died, the Wake County Sheriff's Office said Saturday.

On Friday, deputies responded to calls about a shooting in the 7300 block of Campsite Drive, near Wendell. When deputies arrived, they found a man with a gunshot wound. He was taken to a hospital where he later died from his injuries.

On Saturday, the sheriff's office identified the victim as The victim has been identified as 47-year-old Javon Sherice Ellison

Deputies said Christopher Lamont Galbreath, 30, was arrested and charged with murder on Sunday in connection with the homicide. He is being held at the Wake County Detention Center without Bond.

Investigators believe this is an isolated incident and there is no known threat to the community. This is an ongoing investigation.

Anyone who has information they believe may assist the investigation is asked to call the Wake County Sheriff's Office at (919) 856-6911.

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