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UPDATE: Teenager arrested for Ayden fatal shooting

Travis Rosenboro has been charged by Ayden Police with murder.
Travis Rosenboro has been charged by Ayden Police with murder.(WITN)
Published: Nov. 26, 2020 at 1:48 PM EST|Updated: Nov. 30, 2020 at 2:33 PM EST
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Ayden, N.C. (WITN) - An arrest has been made in a Thanksgiving eve fatal shooting.

Ayden Police say that Travis Rosenboro, 19, of Winterville, was arrested Monday morning around 9:00 at University Suites in Greenville.

Investigators say he’s responsible for the murder of Khadafi Barnes, 20, of Kinston.

Police say that Barnes was shot and killed in front of a home on Fawn Road around 8:34 p.m. on November 25th.

Rosenboro is facing several charges including first degree murder, attempted first degree murder, and discharging a weapon into occupied property inflicting serious bodily injury.

He’s being held in the Pitt County Detention Center without bond.

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A Kinston man is dead after a Wednesday night shooting in one Pitt County town.

Ayden Police Corporal Jenny Clark says that Khadafi Barnes, 20, was shot and killed in front of a house on Fawn Road.

Clark says dispatch got the call for the shooting at 8:34 p.m.

We’re told that Barnes died at the scene.

A woman who lives at the house says a friend was visiting last night and Barnes stayed outside with the car. She heard gunshots, ran outside, and said the victim didn’t have a pulse.

Investigators are pursuing several leads but do not believe this was a random shooting.

Call Ayden Police at 252-481-5844 or their E-Z Call Tip line at 252-746-2730 if you have any information.

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