A winter weather advisory has been issued for all of eastern Carolina except Carteret, Onslow, and Duplin counties through 4am Friday. Rain and light sleet continues to fall through the area. Temperatures are still about freezing.
Two young adults were found dead Friday afternoon in New Bern, both had been shot.
The victims have been identified as 25-year-old Johnnie Exum Neely, of 1000 block of Simmons Street, and 20-year-old Brittany Nicole Jones, of 611 Julia Clay Street
Spokeswoman Colleen Roberts tells WITN News that police found the bodies on Julia Clay Street around 2:30 p.m.
Police are not saying much more about the deaths at this time.
Stay with WITN News and witn.com for more on this developing story.