Gastonia Police Detective David Brogdon said Laforte and an unknown suspect fired four to six rounds at the Mustang, missing the driver by inches.
"They came within 6 to 8 inches of striking him," Brogdon
said."This is the result of a domestic situation.It's over a girl.The victim and the suspect were both acquaintances with a female."Brogdon
said the accuser, Harry Bradshaw III of Gastonia, visited a woman Friday night at a residence on the 200 block of North Ransom.
"They were waiting on him," Brogdon
Officers searched Laforte
and found 30 pills of prescription painkillers, 12 grams of crack cocaine, 6.5 grams of marijuana and drug paraphernalia in the pockets of his
is also charged with two counts of trafficking opium or heroin, possession of cocaine with intent to distribute, manufacturing cocaine, possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia, according to the warrant.Laforte
was being held Thursday in Gaston County Jail on a $750,000.Police are still searching for the second suspect who is described as a tall black male in his
20s, standing 5 feet 10 to 6 foot tall and weighing 160 to 170 pounds, with a medium complexion and dreadlocks, Brogdon