Goldsboro police investigating homicide
The Goldsboro Police Department is investigating a homicide they say occurred along North James Street.
Police say they were called to the 1100 block of North James St. shortly before midnight on Wednesday for a report of someone being shot.
When they arrived, officers found 30-year-old Eric Covington dead in the roadway. Officers say he had an apparent gunshot wound.
His death is being investigated as a homicide and anyone with information should contact Goldsboro Police or Wayne County Crime Stoppers at 919-735-2255.