Victim Hospitalized Following Goldsboro Shooting

Victim Hospitalized Following Goldsboro Shooting

Around 9:30 a.m. on Friday, the Goldsboro Police Department responded to the intersection of N. William Street and E. Ash Street in reference to a ShotSpotter alert. Moments later, information was received that a subject had been shot. The victim, 32-year-old Lamonta Holmes of Goldsboro, was apparently shot multiple times while in a vehicle at the intersection. Holmes fled the area and went to a convenience store on W. Ash Street where he waited for emergency medical response. Holmes was taken to UNC Wayne Health Care Emergency Department and was then transferred to Vidant Medical Center in Greenville for treatment. His condition is not known. The Goldsboro Police Department Criminal Investigations Division and Crime Scene Unit responded.

UPDATE: As of Friday afternoon, Holmes was being processed for release after being treated for multiple gunshot wounds at Vidant.

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