WINSTON-SALEM, North Carolina - Police in North Carolina have arrested two teenagers after an El Paso, Texas man was found with at least one gunshot wound in his back earlier this week.
Winston-Salem police say the two suspects, ages 13 and 15, are charged with attempted first-degree murder after 28-year-old Tevin Lamar Bonner of El Paso was found unresponsive and lying on the ground on a local street late Monday night.
A statement from police said the two teens are being held at a juvenile detention center.
According to police, Bonner is hospitalized with life-threatening injuries.
The Winston-Salem Journal reports that police Lt. Gregory Dorn said the teens and the victim appear to have known each other.
Police said Bonner was in Winston-Salem installing alarm systems, and had worked previously in High Point and in Louisiana.