Goldsboro PD respond to second shooting in 12 hours

GOLDSBORO, N.C. (WNCT) – According to Goldsboro Police, officers detained a suspect in a shooting on North Carolina Street around 12:30 p.m. Friday.

Police noticed an African-American running from the scene who brandished a handgun. That’s when officers were able to take him into custody without incident.

The victim, 36-year-old Albert Lee Williams III, was taken to Wayne Memorial Hospital. He is listed in stable condition.

Travis Kinsey, 27, was identified as the suspect and charged with attempted first-degree murder, possession of a firearm by a felon and possession of a stolen firearm.

The shooting is not connected to the homicide on Holly Street early-Friday morning.

WNCT-TV 9 On Your Side provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s