Police charged a Gastonia man with first-degree murder in the shooting death of a man he knew and was arguing with outside a plasma donation center on Thursday morning.
Demetrius Terrell Wheeling, 39, of Clover, S.C., was shot in the 500 block of North New Hope Road. He was taken to CaroMont Regional Medical Center, where he died. Wheeling was shot shortly before 10 a.m. outside KEDPLASMA.
Police arrested 28-year-old Adrian Martel Curry.
He was jailed without bail.