Craven

Suspect arrested after assaulting New Bern resident with brick

NEW BERN, Craven County - A suspect was arrested after allegedly assaulting a New Bern resident with a brick.

On November 25, at approximately 10:50 p.m., officers responded to the area of Second Avenue and Broad Street in reference to a subject bleeding.

Upon arrival, officers discovered that Jimmy Ray Clark, the victim, was assaulted after Antoine Lamont Humphrey allegedly forced his way into Clark's residence to attack him with a brick.

Officers learned that the incident stemmed from a previous disagreement.

Clark was transported to CarolinaEast Medical Center. He was treated for his injuries and then released.

Humphrey was charged with assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury and first degree burglary. He was jailed with an $115,000 secured bond.

Humphrey's first court appearance is scheduled for November 28 in Craven County District Court.

The New Bern Police Department is currently seeking more information related to this incident. If you have any information about this incident, contact NBPD at 252-633-2020 or Crime Stoppers at 252-633-5141.


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