Dupiln, Greene, Lenoir, Martin and Pitt counties will be under a freezing rain advisory from 4am to 1pm on Monday. Beaufort, Craven, Jones and Washington counties will be under the advisory from 4am to 10am.
An Onslow County jury came back from a weekend away from court, with a verdict in a murder trial Monday. The jury found 23-year-old Victor Perez guilty of second degree murder in the September, 2002 killing of Frankie Rodriguez, Junior. Eyewitnesses and detectives testified that Perez rammed Rodriguez's car in a shopping center parking lot, then got out and fired a handgun, killing Rodriguez. Perez had claimed self-defense.