3rd suspect arrested in Goldsboro murder

GOLDSBORO, NC (WNCT)- Goldsboro police arrested a third suspect in the murder of 32-year-old  Abdullah Ali Whitaker.

Stevens was served with the Murder Warrant at the Wayne County Jail where she was being held on an unrelated charge.

She has a first appearance in court Friday and is being held in the Wayne County Jail without the privilege of a bond.

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Goldsboro Police say they’ve taken Terrance Forbes, the second suspect in a Goldsboro homicide, into custody. He was placed in Wayne County jail without bond.

Early Tuesday morning, Goldsboro Police responded to a shots fired call in the 300 block of West Spruce Street. While searching the area, they located a parked vehicle in the 200 block of West Spruce Street. An unresponsive man was found inside, and Wayne County EMS pronounced the victim dead.

The victim, identified as 32-year-old Abdullah Ali Whitaker, appeared to have suffered a gunshot wound.

At around 2 a.m. Saturday morning, 17-year-old Corey Devon Sutton Junior was apprehended in connection with the incident. Sutton was placed in the Wayne County Jail without bond.


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