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Parents who claimed their 2-year-old son was the victim of a shooting were arrested after detectives found they were responsible for the shooting, the North Carolina sheriff’s office said Wednesday.
The shooting took place on May 9, Mother’s Day, in a house in Lawndale, the Cleveland County Sheriff’s Office said in a press release. MPs said the boy was shot in the stomach and taken to Shelby Hospital for emergency surgery to stabilize him before he was taken to Charlotte Hospital.
The boy is still in the hospital recovering from his injuries. According to the sheriff’s office, an investigation is ongoing.
The boy’s parents, Lucentio Clark, 38, and Tianna Lashae Jumper, 20, initially told investigators that they heard gunshots outside when the boy was shot. The sheriff’s office said evidence found from the scene contradicted the parents’ testimony, adding that it was evident that one shot had been fired from inside the house and another from outside the house at the To give the impression that it had taken place.
The Cleveland County Sheriff’s Office says Lucentio Clark and Tianna Jumper, initially reported to police on Mother’s Day that their son was the victim of a drive-by shooting. https://t.co/a6bazFsVzY
— WWAY News (@WWAY) May 26, 2021
Clark and Jumper were charged with obstructing justice, child abuse and neglect, which caused serious physical harm. Clark was also charged with the possession of a firearm by a convicted criminal. It was not known if either of them had a lawyer.