Around 230am this morning a shooting occurred on the 700 block of Low Ground Rd in Enfield.
EMS transported the victim to an area hospital where the victim passed away.
ALLEN LEE BURNETTE 67, was arrested and charged with Murder, assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill or inflict serious injury and possession of a firearm by a Felon.
Burnette has a criminal record dating back to the 70's that includes robbery, larceny, breaking and entering and forgery.
At this time he has no bond and is in the Halifax County Jail.