Wilson man charged with first-degree murder after Saturday shooting

WILSON, N.C. (WNCT) – A Wilson man is charged with murder.

Police said 23-year old Jacobia Mooore was charged with first-degree murder in the death of 24-year-old Ingrid Powell Saturday evening. Investigators were called to Carolina Street around 9 p.m. after reports of shots fired. Officers attempted to provide lifesaving aid, but Powell died due to a gunshot wound.

Moore is in jail without bond.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Wilson Police Department at 252-399-2323.

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