Man wanted in Morehead City woman’s murder to make 1st NC court appearance

MOREHEAD CITY, N.C. (WNCT) –  A man accused of killing a Morehead City woman and fleeing to Oregon is expected to make his first court appearance in a North Carolina court on Friday.

Jail records show twenty-five-year old David Godwin was booked in the Carteret County Jail Thursday night. Godwin was arrested on July 9th in Clatsop County Oregon.

Godwin is accused of strangling, beating, stabbing, and dismembering 37-year-old  Wendy Tamagne. Investigators found Tamagne’s body on July 5th during a welfare check.

Godwin is currently in the Carteret County Jail without bond.


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