Charged: Snow Hill Man Arrested for Murder of Teenager in Maury Shooting

MAURY, N.C. – A 20-year-old Snow Hill man, Ja’von Dodd, has been charged with the murder of 17-year-old Anthony Williams in Maury this past weekend. The Greene County Sheriff’s Office made the arrest at Dodd’s home, with the assistance of SBI agents.

The fatal shooting took place on Sunday afternoon on Rory Drive. Williams was tragically killed, prompting an outpouring of support from the community and sparking a swift investigation by authorities.

Following tips from the public, deputies were able to connect Dodd to the murder. However, the motive behind the killing is still under investigation, leaving many in the community eager for answers.

As the community grapples with the loss of a young life, Dodd has been held without bond as the legal process unfolds in the wake of this tragic event. The authorities have assured the public that they are committed to thoroughly investigating the circumstances surrounding Williams’ death and bringing the responsible party to justice.

The loss of a young member of the community has undoubtedly sent shockwaves through Maury, prompting a renewed conversation about the need to address violence and its impact on the lives of young people. As the investigation continues, the community waits with bated breath for further developments in this tragic case.