Second man arrested in Burlington shooting, chase

Marcus Breeze, left, and Torry Rogers, right (Burlington PD)

Marcus Breeze, left, and Torry Rogers, right (Burlington PD)

BURLINGTON, N.C. — Burlington Police have arrested a second man in connection with a shooting outside a convenience store Tuesday night.

Torry Rogers, 21, of Graham, turned himself in around 12:30 p.m. Friday, police said.

Rogers was charged with assault with a deadly weapon and discharging a firearm within city limits.

Multiple shots were fired around 8 p.m. Tuesday at the BP/Family Fare on Maple Avenue, police said.

Several witnesses told police some shots were fired toward traffic as the victim’s vehicle left the parking lot. The victim told police the suspects kept firing shots while chasing them in a car.

Marcus Breeze, 22, was arrested after officers pulled over a vehicle matching the suspect description Tuesday night, police said.

Breeze, who police said was driving the car, was arrested on charges of felony marijuana possession, possession with intent to sell and deliver marijuana and possession of non-taxed paid alcohol.

Rogers was placed in the Alamance County Jail under a $1,200 secured bond, while Breeze was placed in jail under a $30,000 secured bond.

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