06/02/05 — Charges filed against man in police shooting

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Charges filed against man in police shooting

By Jack Stephens
Published in News on June 2, 2005 1:47 PM

A 19-year-old man who allegedly pulled a gun on a Goldsboro police officer and then was shot was charged Wednesday with three felony firearms violations and other offenses.

Tremayne Navaris Carmichael, 19, of Beech Street was taken to Wayne Memorial Hospital for treatment. He was released Wednesday from the hospital and arrested by Investigator G.N. Lynch, Officer Jeff Beeken and hospital police.

Tremayne Navaris Carmichael


Carmichael was charged with two counts of assault on a law-enforcement officer with a firearm and one count of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. He also was charged with carrying a concealed weapon and two counts of resisting arrest.

Carmichael was placed in the Wayne County Jail in lieu of a $50,000 secured bond set by Magistrate S.M. Jordan.

Police Officer Stephen Powers, who shot Carmichael, has been placed on paid administrative leave by the department during the State Bureau of Investigation's inquiry of the shooting.

Carmichael also was charged with assaulting the second officer to respond, Sonja Cates.