ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. - News 3 has learned that prosecutors intend to seek the death penalty for a man accused of fatally shooting three people, including a 3-year-old girl, in Elizabeth City in December 2021.
The Dec. 2, 2021, shooting happened in the 500 block of Perry Street and Jordan Street, killing 18-year-old Jaquan White of Elizabeth City; 39-year-old Takeyia De’Shay Berry of Manteo; and 3-year-old Allura Pledger, Berry's daughter, also of Manteo.
Three more people were injured, including 40-year-old Roderick White, Jaquan White's cousin.
Another man, Terence Tyrone Seymore, was also arrested in connection with this shooting.
The case has been continued until the week of May 9.