United State: Police Arrests Man Allegedly Shot 6 Year Old – Father
In Florida, Gaston County, North Carolina Police spokesperson Adam Gaub said Singletary is in custody in Hillsborough County, Florida, according to, spokesperson Adam J. Gaub.
The Police have arrested Robert Louis Singletary, the suspect accused of shooting a 6-year-old girl and her parents in North Carolina after a basketball rolled into his yard.
CNN reported that the jail records revealed that the 24-year-old Singletary was arrested on Thursday afternoon, ending a manhunt in which police described the suspect as armed and dangerous.
The suspect surrendered himself to authorities, according to a statement, and did not have any identification on him.
It further stated that he was processed by the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s office and his identity was confirmed just before 7 p.m.
He is scheduled to have a hearing Friday in reference to his extradition.
According to several neighbours, the incident began Tuesday when a basketball rolled into Singletary’s yard and he yelled at the kids who went to retrieve it.
One of the kids told his father, who then went to Singletary’s house and said something to the effect of “Stop cussing my kid out if you got a problem come to me and we can work it out,” according to three neighbours.
Singletary then walked inside, came out with a gun and opened fire at the neighbours, wounding a 6-year-old girl and her parents, the neighbours said.
United State: Police arrests man allegedly shot 6 year old – father