Report: Man wanted in deadly South Fork shooting arrested in North Carolina

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A station in North Carolina is reporting that the man wanted for questioning in a shooting at the Shinnecock Reservation has been arrested.

WCTI in North Carolina reports that Michael Gaines was taken into custody there for allegedly breaking into a car.

MORE: Police identify man slain at Shinnecock reservation
Police: 1 dead after shooting at Shinnecock Indian Reservation

News 12 previously reported that police on Long Island want to speak with Gaines about last week's shooting on the South Fork.

Mtundo Vanterpool was killed in the shooting.

 

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