Statesville police said Monday that officers have arrested a suspect in a fatal shooting.
Investigators apprehended Desmond Thompson at the Windrush Apartments complex after receiving tip about 1:30 p.m. Monday, police said.
Thompson had been named as a suspect in the Sunday shooting death of Anthony Eugene Harper, 51, of Statesville. Harper was found wounded at a residence in the 1200 block of Wilson Lee Boulevard in Statesville.
Thompson, 36, of Iredell County, is charged with one count of murder.