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NC murder suspect accused of throwing urine on prison guard

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NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. — A murder suspect in a New Hanover County jail is now facing an additional charge after officials say he threw urine on a prison guard.

Shelby Lentz

Shelby Lentz

WECT reported that officers were attempting to put an orange top on 19-year-old Shelby Lentz when he reportedly threw urine on one of the guards.

Lentz is now charged with felony malicious conduct by a prisoner.

Lentz was charged in January with second-degree murder in the stabbing death of Martin Yakimovich.

Source: WECT