Shyheim J. Thornton, a 28-year-old Greensboro man, dies in fatal High Point shooting – Monday, September 26, 2022

High Point shooting death of Shyheim J. Thornton – Obituary

Shyheim J. Thornton, a 28-year-old Greensboro man, has been identified as the person killed in a fatal High Point shooting that occurred on Monday, September 26, 2022.

Shortly after, another shooting victim was taken to the hospital, according to a news release from the High Point police.

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Officers discovered a Thornton with several gunshot wounds when they arrived at the 4200 block of Emily Loop at 10 p.m. The arrival of a second gunshot victim at a nearby hospital was reported to the police.

The 20-year-old Pleasant Garden resident needed emergency surgery after being shot many times. The name and condition of the man were withheld by the police.

The death of Thornton is being looked into by police as a homicide. Call Crime Stoppers of High Point at 336-889-4000 if you have any information about this or other violent crimes.