Teenage boy killed in Winston-Salem shooting identified

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Winston-Salem police said a man was charged after a shooting that left a teenager dead and a toddler wounded.

Kashif Antoine Lang, 19, is accused of shooting and killing 17-year-old Jashun Ladonte Ingram at Lang’s home at 4144 Macarthur Street around 2:15 p.m. Monday.

Police said Ingram and several others were involved in a disturbance with Lang and others in the home.

Police said Ingram and his group were breaking home’s windows and trying to get inside at the time of the shooting.

Winston-Salem police said Ingram was pronounced dead at the scene after emergency workers and firefighters responded. Police said he suffered multiple gunshot wounds.

Police said a 2-year-old girl was shot in the leg while inside a Chrysler Pacifica in the driveway. Investigators removed the vehicle, full of bullet holes, from the scene.

Police said the young female victim is expected to recover after being taken to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.

Officers said they detained and identified several people inside and outside the residence until the scene was secured.

Detectives with the Criminal Investigations Division have assumed the ongoing investigation. Ingram’s autopsy is pending.

Lang was charged with one count of voluntary manslaughter and one count of discharging a firearm into an occupied vehicle.

He was placed in the Forsyth County Jail. His bond and trial date were pending as of about 11 p.m. Monday.

Anyone with information about this incident can call the Winston Salem Police Department at 773-7700 or Crime Stoppers at 727-2800.

Winston-Salem police said this is the city’s second homicide this year, as compared to three at this same time in 2012.

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