Saturday 20 Apr 2019


One Dead In Seven Springs Shooting

(–On Saturday night, August 11, at approximately 10:59 pm, the Wayne County Communications Center received a 911 call for assistance in reference to a subject being shot.

EMS and deputies were dispatched to the area of 332 Sanderson Road in Seven Springs.

Upon arrival of EMS and deputies, 17-year-old Carl Patrick Henry Leroy, Jr. was located suffering from a gunshot wound.

The victim passed away before he could be transported to the hospital.

The investigation into this incident is ongoing and at this time no further information is being released.

Anyone with information can contact Detective Division Captain Shawn Harris at 919-731-1483 or Major Richard Lewis at 919-705-6542 or 919-222-7112.

Leave a Comment welcomes and encourages all our users to contribute and voice their opinions. We do not discriminate against any political or ideological views. In order to maintain a civil discussion, the following guidelines will be adhered to:

1.Profanity is not allowed. Comments containing anything that is deemed profane may be deleted entirely.
2.Hate speech will not be tolerated. Comments against a person based on their race, religion, sexual orientation, gender, etc. may be deleted entirely.
3.Threats will not be tolerated. Comments threatening harm or violence to a person or persons may be deleted entirely.

Goldsboro Daily News staff reserves the right to approve, edit, or delete any comments as they see fit based upon these guidelines. User-submit views and comments do not necessary reflect the views and opinions of staff and management of