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Castle Hayne Shooting

Update: Charges against Jennifer Ann Crampton have been increased to first degree murder.
No Bond


Issued: November 3, 2015 Contact: Lieutenant J.J. Brewer
For Immediate Release Public Information Officer
New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office
(910) 798-4191 Office
(910) 297-9213 Cellular

Castle Hayne Shooting
The New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office responded to 2709 Castle Hayne RdMonday evening at 5:42pm for a shooting. Deputies arrived at the mobile home park to find Jennifer Ann Crampton in the front yard of lot 3. She told Deputies that her ex-husband was in the home and he had been shot. EMS arrived and transported Robert Dale Crampton to New Hanover Regional Medical Center in critical condition suffering from a gunshot wound to the head. Jennifer was taken into custody and charged with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill or inflicting serious bodily injury, and is currently in the New Hanover County Detention Facility under a $1,000,000.00 secure bond.

Robert Dale Crampton
31 year old white male

Jennifer Ann Crampton
28 white female
1st Degree Murder
No Bond


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