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Man shot in foot; suspect arrested

By WCTI Staff
Published On: Feb 19 2013 03:21:30 PM CST
Updated On: Feb 19 2013 03:21:53 PM CST
Cyrus Hemby

Cyrus Douglas Hemby; Jacksonville, Onslow County; assault with a deadly weapon with intent to inflict serious injury.

ONSLOW COUNTY -

A Jacksonville man was arrested for allegedly shooting another man in the foot.

Cyrus Douglas Hemby, 74, of 195 Leonard Street, was taken into custody. According to Jacksonville Police, Hemby shot 25-year-old Andre Leron Moore in the foot at about 12:01 p.m. Tuesday on the 200 block of Leonard Street.

The victim, of Jacksonville, was taken to Onslow Memorial Hospital, where he was listed in stable condition.

Hemby was charged with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to inflict serious injury. He was placed in jail on a $120,000 bond. Police did not release a motive for the shooting.