42-year old Adam Matthew Brown of Ferguson has been charged with attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon.
On Saturday, January 28th, the Wilkes County Sheriff’s Office responded to Colony Lane in the Purlear Community in reference to a shooting. Deputies found a victim suffering from a gunshot wound. The shooting victim was transported to the Wake Forest University Hospital in Winston-Salem. No update on their condition has been released
The SBI is assisting the Wilkes Sheriff’s Office in the investigation.
Brown is being held in the Wilkes County Detention Center with a secured bond set at $250,000.
Photo: Wilkes County Sheriff’s Office