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Fourth Suspect Charged In Connection To October Shooting In Alexander County
Matthew Hunter Clark
Courtesy of Alexander County P2C website

Fourth Suspect Charged In Connection To October Shooting In Alexander County

A Rowan County man is facing charges related to a shooting incident that occurred in October in the Wittenburg Community of Alexander County. 20-year old Mathew Hunter Clark of Spencer is charged with felony possession with intent to manufacture, sell, and deliver marijuana and failure to appear on a count of assault by pointing a gun.

According to the Alexander County Sheriff’s Office, Clark was a passenger in a vehicle that was struck with gunfire on October 7 at a location off Fox Hollow Court. Clark suffered a non life-threatening gunshot wound in the incident. He was later charged with assault by pointing a gun.

The suspects previously charged in this case, which was reported on WHKY, were all Taylorsville residents. They are 20-year old Carl Anthony Montgomery and 20-year old Dakota Lee Norton who both face felony drug and assault charges. 29-year old Christopher Lashone Fox faces felony drug counts.

Clark was placed in the Alexander County Detention Center under $7,000 secured bond. He remained in jail as of earlier today (November 18). District Court appearances are scheduled for November 23 and December 14.

[Information courtesy of Rick Gilbert, WACB]