Goldsboro Police: Man charged for assault on airman

GOLDSBORO, N.C. (WNCT) – Goldsboro Police say they’ve charged a man in the weekend assault of an airman.

Police say the incident happened just after two o’clock in the morning on March 5th near the 100 block of West Walnut Street.

Investigators say 20-year-old Michael Phillips reported a person approached him from behind and assaulted him.

Police identified the suspect as, Ricky Oddon Jr. Oddon was arrested on Thursday and charged with Assault Inflicting Serious Bodily Injury.

Goldsboro Police say Phillips was taken to Vidant Medical Center suffered potentially life threatening injuries.orron

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