Carjacking Suspect Shot & Killed In Wilson Following Multi-County Chase

A carjacking suspect who reportedly led authorities on a multi-county chase was shot and killed in Wilson.

Multiple media reports say it all started as an armed robbery at the Kangaroo Express at 1137 North Bright Leaf Boulevard in Smithfield just after midnight.

Police say the suspect took off on foot, stole a jeep at a nearby car wash and led police on a chase into Wilson County.

The chase came to an end on Highway 42 in Wilson County.

At this time, information about the circumstances surrounding the shooting have not been released.

No information about the suspect has been released at this time either.