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Man arrested in Winston-Salem after allegedly shooting into several houses

Franklin Parker is in jail on a $150,000.00 secured bond.
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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A man faces a slew of charges after Winston-Salem police said he shot into several houses Tuesday night.

Winston-Salem police responded to an incident on Hemlock Drive where several homes were shot at. While investigating, another shooting was reported at North Glenn Avenue. 

Police took Franklin Parker into custody late Wednesday night. They believe he shot into a home on Hemlock Drive and a home on North Glenn Avenue late Tuesday night. No one was hurt. 

Police charged Parker with:

  • 2 counts of Discharging Firearm Enclosure G.S. 14-34.9
  • 2 counts of Discharging Firearm Occupied Dwelling G.S. 14-34.1(B)
  • 2 counts of Assault with a Deadly Weapon with Intent to Kill G.S. 14-32(C)
  • Discharging Firearm in City Limits

He is in jail on a $150,000.00 secured bond.

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