Additional charges have been filed against the “girlfriend”, who according to Granville County Sheriff Brindell B. Wilkins, accompanied suspected burglar Clayton “Clay” Michael Ellington, 29, during a recent attempted home invasion on Dove Road in Creedmoor, NC. According to court documents, Paige Allen Brummitt has been charged with Felony Conspiracy for her role in the June 1st, home invasion.
The incident for Richard Chapell, the homeowner, started with “a racket at the backdoor” on the early morning hours of June 1st, 2010. Chapell, 56, was hit in the upper right side of his chest with one round fired from the AK-47 assault weapon Ellington was carrying. During the attempted home invasion, Ellington was shot through the head and killed as he allegedly sought to break in.
Chapell, remains in stable condition awaiting surgery at Duke University Medical Center. Ms.Brummitt’s first court appearance for the related Felony Conspiracy charge is scheduled for June 16, 2010. Brummitt is also facing additional felony charges in Granville County for an unrelated crime.