Greenville Man Accused Of Trying To Kill Ex-Wife

A man has been charged with trying to kill his ex-wife.

Greenville police say Carl Sears was picked up last night on the attempted first degree murder charge.

Erica Sears was shot Monday night at a home on Merry Lane. Investigators say the ex-husband was found in close proximity to the shooting.

Police say the shooting was related to an ongoing history of domestic violence. The 45 year old man is being held without bond.


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  • by Anoymous on Dec 5, 2011 at 09:52 AM
    im happy she is okay.
  • by Anonymous on Dec 3, 2011 at 02:48 AM
    Carl! Seriously. You would rather spend hard time the rest of your life? Really? YOU WERE DIVORCED MAN!!! What is wrong with people? NO VALUE FOR LIFE AT ALL ANYMORE.
  • by Phil Location: Williamston on Dec 2, 2011 at 08:06 PM
    I thought O.D.B. was dead.....
  • by the truth will stand Location: Raleigh on Dec 2, 2011 at 07:50 PM
    if anyone know him knows he will do anything, he did it!
  • by 4reel Location: nc on Dec 2, 2011 at 07:44 PM
    no excuse for killers they belong in jail
    • reply
      by 250 on Dec 3, 2011 at 12:14 AM in reply to 4reel
      If they are certified "killers" as found in trial proceedings by a jury of their peers; they belong D E A D!
  • by Teresa Location: Farmville on Dec 2, 2011 at 07:41 PM
    Why would you make light of something like this???Have you all sunk to an all time low.
    • reply
      by 40some on Dec 2, 2011 at 09:14 PM in reply to Teresa
      We're right here with you now!
  • by Du Pris IZ Rite Location: ANYWHERE on Dec 2, 2011 at 07:39 PM
    He got what he deserve. You can't just go around shooting people and think your going to get away with it.
    • reply
      by Anonymous on Dec 2, 2011 at 08:42 PM in reply to Du Pris IZ Rite
      Really? Thanks for letting me know... I could have made a tragic error.
  • by 40some on Dec 2, 2011 at 06:45 PM
    He's innocent! The poleece framed him!
    • reply
      by BLAHammed on Dec 2, 2011 at 06:58 PM in reply to 40some
      Naw it be society falt!Nome say''n?
  • by skoops on Dec 2, 2011 at 02:19 PM
    R-uh you know...
    • reply
      by Anonymous on Dec 2, 2011 at 04:36 PM in reply to skoops
      say wattttt?
      • reply
        by BLAH on Dec 2, 2011 at 06:24 PM in reply to
        mmm mmm,I know thats right!
  • by Twin Brother Location: NC on Dec 2, 2011 at 02:09 PM
    To the right rev Barber.
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