News Release: 2 charged in April 3 fatal shooting on High Street in Greensboro

CITY OF GREENSBORO Contact: Ronald Glenn
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Phone: 336.574-4002

High Street Investigation


UPDATE (April 11): The Greensboro Police Department’s Violent Criminal Apprehension team, in conjunction with the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation, has arrested Dylan Charles Garrison W/M 20 years old of Greensboro. Garrison is being charged with First Degree Murder in the death of Christopher Antonio Wooten. Jayquan Tyrik Ford B/M 19 years old of Greensboro was also arrested and has been charged as an Accessory After the Fact.

UPDATE (April 3): The victim has been identified as Christopher Antonio Wooten B/M 37 years old of Greensboro who succumbed to his injuries. This incident is now being investigated as a homicide.

GREENSBORO, NC (April 3, 2019) – At approximately 3:58 p.m., Police responded to the 900 Block of High St. in reference to reported gunshots. Upon arrival police located a male victim in the roadway suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.

The victim was transported to a local hospital in critical condition. There is no suspect information at this time. The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information about the incident is encouraged to call Crime Stoppers at 336-373-1000 or text the tip to 274637 using the keyword badboyz. All calls to Crime Stoppers are completely anonymous, and may result in a reward up to $2,000.

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Ronald Glenn
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Greensboro Police Department
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