The Randolph County Sheriff’s Office was notified on May 25, 2022, that the victim, identified as Andrew Roberson Marley III, had succumbed to the injuries inflicted upon him during the assault. An additional Warrant was sought and the magistrate found probable cause to issue a Warrant for Arrest for Felony Murder. Marley, currently confined in the Detention Center, was served his warrant and a bond was not authorized. A first appearance on this charge was set for May 26, 2022, in Randolph County District Court.
This is an ongoing investigation and additional charges may be forthcoming.
On May 23, 2022, the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office Patrol responded to Fox Grove Rd., Ramseur, in reference to an assault that had already occurred. Upon arrival, an unconscious victim was located inside the residence. Fire and EMS responded to render medical treatment. The victim was transported to an area hospital. Criminal Investigation Detectives and Crime Scene Investigators responded and took over the investigation.
Following the initial investigation, warrants for arrest were sought on Patrick Andre Marley for Felony Assault with Deadly Weapon with Intent to Kill Causing Serious Bodily Injury. Marley is known to the victim; the motive has not yet been established. On May 24, 2022, at 5:15 pm, Marley was arrested by the Criminal Apprehension Team and taken before the magistrate at the Randolph County Detention Center. He was issued a $150,000 secured bond and a first appearance was set for May 25, 2022, in Randolph County District Court.
This is an ongoing investigation and additional charges may be forthcoming. The victim remains hospitalized.
Name of Defendant:
Patrick Andre Marley