Brandon Lee Freeman

Brandon Lee Freeman

The Carrboro Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred at Berkshire 54 Apartment Homes, 112 N.C. 54, at approximately 2:30 a.m. Friday. Two people were shot during the incident. One person died at the scene and one person was transported to UNC Hospitals with what appeared to be life threatening injuries. 

Brandon Lee Freeman, age 27, of 112 N.C. 54, Carrboro, was charged with first- degree murder, attempted first-degree murder, and assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury. Freeman is being held in the Orange County Jail with no bond. 

The Carrboro Police Department said the incident appears to be isolated and it does not believe there is an on-going threat to the public. It continues to be an active investigation and CPD is unable to release additional information at this time. 

If you have additional information on this incident, please contact INV Trey Kennedy with the Carrboro Police Department at (919) 918-7412, or Crime Stoppers at (919) 942-7515.