19-year-old Statesville teen fatally shot at party

A 19-year-old Statesville youth was fatally shot Saturday following an altercation at a party on South Lackey Street.

Statesville police got a call around 9:45 p.m. and arrived at a residence to find Emmanuel Terrell Teasley inside. He had been shot in the head, according to the police report.

A suspect has not been named publicly, and investigators are seeking the public’s help as they gather evidence.

Anyone who can provide information is asked to call Statesville Police at 704-878-3515 or Iredell Crime Stoppers at 704-662-1340.


Just herd my lil cuz Emmanuel Teasley just passed 󾍅󾌺󾌺󾌺.... y'all pray for the #Teasleys

Posted by Aj Teasley on Saturday, April 2, 2016

Karen Sullivan: 704-358-5532, @Sullivan_kms