Jayden Jones Obituary, Death – The name of the young adult who was shot and murdered on Monday evening at the Pines at Glen Laurel apartment building on NC Highway 42 East at Glen Laurel Road has been made public by the police. The incident took place at that location. The Clayton Police Department was dispatched to Pine Hall Drive at around 8:22 p.m. in response to a call in which it was reported that bullets had been fired in the clubhouse parking lot.
As the officers arrived at the scene, they noticed a white car racing down Highway 42 at a pace that was far faster than normal. The officer executed a U-turn and started running in reverse in an effort to catch up to the automobile, which seemed to be a Mitsubishi Lancer. He was unsuccessful in his pursuit of the vehicle. Additional Clayton police officers who were directing traffic at a building fire on Highway 70 Business saw the automobile as it drove into Highway 70.
The officers were observing the car since it was driving onto Highway 70. The structure that caught fire was located on Highway 70. On Main Street and Highway 70, law enforcement officers initiated a pursuit of an automobile that was moving at speeds in excess of one hundred miles per hour. They tried their best to put an end to it on many occasions. Officers from the Clayton Police Department looked for the vehicle at the Wake County boundary on Old US 70/Garner Road, but they were unsuccessful.
Officers located the deceased body of Jayden Shamar Jones, who was 16 years old and a resident of Clayton. Jones was located in the parking lot, suffering from a significant number of gunshot wounds when he was found. The police believe that the victim was involved in a dispute with two other people who were in the neighborhood at the time of the murder. This conclusion is based on the interviews that were conducted as well as the evidence that was gathered at the scene of the crime.
Before making their getaway in the white automobile, both of the suspects fired several bullets in the direction of the victim. The investigation by the police has led them to the conclusion that this does not appear to be an instance of random violence. This conclusion is based on the testimony of witnesses as well as evidence that was gathered at the scene of the incident.