Snow, sleet and freezing rain are possible in Eastern Carolina Friday. As of Thursday morning, the forecast shows accumulations between a dusting to an inch in most parts of Eastern Carolina. A few places could receive higher amounts. The wintry precipitation is expected during the day Friday.
A medical examiner's report says a 15-year-old Pitt County boy died after being physically abused. Now his mother and her boyfriend are charged with murder. Robert Rains, 15 years old from Ayden, was brain dead when he was taken to the hospital last month. Thursday police arrested 36-year-old Bonnie Jean Sandoval, the boys mother, and 28-year-old Kendrick Lenvadas Dunn in his death.