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Shooting Suspect Charged

Monday, Feb. 1, 2021
Tocee Mitchell

The Hillsborough Police Department has charged a suspect involved in a non-fatal shooting Friday in northern Hillsborough.

Tocee Mitchell, 33, of 585 Riddle Ave. turned himself in today, Feb. 1, and was charged with felony assault with a deadly weapon with intention to kill and possession of a firearm by a felon. An investigation is continuing, and other charges may be filed. Mitchell was released under a $5,000 secured bond.

The shooting occurred at about 4:10 p.m. Jan. 29 at Mitchell’s address. Upon arrival, police learned that two men had been fighting in the driveway when one man shot the other in the abdomen. The victim was taken to a hospital for treatment and is expected to recover.

The Police Department asks anyone with information about the incident to contact Investigator Heather Blackwell by phone at 919-296-9535 or by email.

To report an anonymous crime tip, call 919-296-9555, use the See it, Say it, Send it app, or complete a form on the See it, Say it, Send it website.