Lenoir Police has released more information after an officer-involved shooting Tuesday morning at Walmart on Blowing Rock Boulevard. 32-year-old Carl Marcus Nivins of Lenoir, who had reportedly fired at Lenoir Police Officers, was killed. 24-year-old Natasha Rae Stanley of Morganton and 32-year-old Jose Alberto Flores of Rhodhiss were arrested on outstanding warrants from Burke County on unrelated charges.
Investigation into the incident has determined that the firearm used by Nivins, a .38 caliber Taurus revolver, was reported stolen in Burke County on August 13th. Officers involved in this incident remain on paid administrative leave, per department policy.
No additional charges have been filed against Stanley or Flores, although more are expected.