Friday 18 Oct 2019

GPD: Suspect Arrested For Fatal 2015 Shooting

A suspect is charged for a 2015 Goldsboro homicide.  The Goldsboro Police Department reports 35-year-old Dwayne L. Hardy of Goldsboro was arrested Friday on warrants for 1st Degree Murder and Attempted 1st Degree Murder.  Hardy was charged in connection to the August 8th, 2015, shooting near the intersection of Royall Avenue and N. Herman Street.  Tyrone K. Jones of Goldsboro was pronounced dead at the scene, and Robert L. Cole of Goldsboro was transported to the hospital where he recovered from his injuries sustained in the shooting.  The GPD’s Criminal Investigations Division and the ATF Violent Crimes Task Force developed Hardy as a suspect during the continued investigation.  Hardy was held at the Wayne County Detention Center under “no bond.”

Dwayne Lee Hardy

One Comment

  1. Taxpayer says:

    Why did it take 4 years to file charges against this person?


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