Shooting victim in Murphy, NC dies

MURPHY, North Carolina (WDEF) – The victim of a shooting Tuesday in Murphy, North Carolina has died.

22-year old Kenneth Ryan Jones was shot in the head Tuesday afternoon in a dispute.

Bryan Crisp was picked up in Polk County a few hours later for committing the shooting.

He lead officers there on a high speed chase exceeding a hundred miles an hour.

Crisp will face drug and evading charges in Polk County.

When he is extradited back to North Carolina, he will now face a murder charge.

Investigators there say charges are pending against other people at the home where the shooting took place on Tuesday.

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Categories: Cherokee County, Local News, Polk County

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