Elizabeth City, N.C. - One man has been arrested and police are still looking for another suspect in a New Year’s Day homicide in Elizabeth City.
24-year-old Jyrell Lee is now charged in the murder of 21-year-old Quinton Epps.
His body was found by police lying in the middle of Sheppard Street in front of this home.
Later on, police also found the body of 23-year-old Jamiel Walker in the backyard of the same home. Both men were shot multiple times.
No one has been charged in Walker’s murder yet.
Police won't reveal a motive, but they say all the young men involved knew each other and the shooting started after an argument.
The neighborhood is well-known for gang violence.