A weekend assault has turned into a murder case after police say the victim died.
Police say Leroy Jenkins, Jr. of Kerr Street in Jacksonville has been arrested on first degree murder charges.
Police say Saturday 52-year-old Angerina Bradley was assaulted by Jenkins on Newberry Street. They say Jenkins and another man were involved in an argument and Bradley tried to intervene.
Due to her head injuries, Bradley was transferred to Pitt County Memorial Hospital where she died Tuesday.