- Associated Press - Saturday, February 8, 2014

WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) - A 16-year-old is being held under $1 million bond in the shooting death of a Wilmington teenager.

The StarNews of Wilmington reports (http://bit.ly/Nkka62) Dominique Olivia Gibbs appeared in New Hanover County District Court on Friday. Judge Sandra Ray informed Gibbs if convicted she faces up to life in prison without parole on a charge of first-degree murder.

Gibbs is also charged with attempted first-degree murder and discharging a firearm into an occupied structure. She was represented by the public defender’s office.

Police have said Gibbs, Raequan Dupree Rouse and several others were on a Wilmington street on Jan. 19 when gunfire broke out. Rouse was driven by a friend to the hospital, where he died. The driver and at least one passenger in the car fled in another car.

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Information from: The StarNews, http://starnewsonline.com