Deputies in Wayne County are trying to figure out who murdered a woman there, and why.
Wayne County lawmen say they found 28-year-old Silvia Bonitez Morales dead Monday, with an apparent gun shot wound. Deputies had been called to 1273 Black Creek Rd. in Fremont in reference to a gunshot wound.
The Wayne County Sheriff's Office says the victim will be transported to the Chief Medical Examiners Officer in Chapel Hill for examination and the cause of death. Detectives are following up on leads.