After a man is found murdered in Onslow County Saturday, Sheriff Deputies make two arrests in the case.
24 year old Ryan Edward Casler was arrested and charged with the murder of 22 year old Joseph Paul Wells. Authorities say the arrest came just 12 hours after the body of Wells was discovered in a ditch near Parkertown Road and Hubert Blvd. in Onslow County. Officials say the victim had several knife stab wounds to his upper torso.
20 year old Stephen Paul Jacob was arrested and charged with felony accessory after the fact of the murder, late Saturday evening.
Investigators say they expect more arrests in the case.