On 6/28/2012 at approximately 10:20 pm the Kings Mountain Police Department responded to a possible shooting call in the area of Kings Rd. and J.E. Herdon Access Rd. Upon arrival they discovered the victim, Larry Jabar Hall (4/29/83), lying beside the roadway deceased. It was later determined that the location was actually a short distance outside the city limits of kings Mountain. The Gaston County Police responded and assumed the investigation. The death is being treated as a homicide at this time and is still under investigation.
On 6/29/2012 a warrant for 1st Degree Murder was obtained on Tyrone Marcus Cannedy (8/29/89) for the murder of Larry Jabar Hall.
On 7/19/2012 Tyrone Cannedy was arrested on Faye Street in Gastonia. Cannedy fled the residence out a back window when officers arrived at the house but was apprehended a short distance away in the woods. Cannedy is being held at the Gaston County Jail under no bond.
For additional information contact Captain J.W. Human at 704-866-3386.