October Shooting Suspect Apprehended In Georgia

Juanya Savion Weathers

October Shooting Suspect Apprehended In Georgia

A suspect in a Goldsboro shooting is arrested in Georgia.

On October 22nd, the Goldsboro Police Department responded to the 900 block of First Street to investigate a shooting incident.  The victim, 35-year-old Antwain Grantham of Goldsboro, had sustained a gunshot wound and was transported to Wayne UNC Health Care.  Grantham was stabilized and later transported to Vidant Medical Center in Greenville for further treatment. Goldsboro Police Investigators responded to the scene.

On October 27th, the investigation led to warrants being secured on 25-year-old Juanya S. Weathers of Trenton, New Jersey for Attempted Murder. Weathers was taken into custody by the U.S. Marshals Violent Crimes Task Force in Valdosta, Georgia on November 3rd. Weathers was extradited back to Goldsboro on Friday and the warrant for Attempted Murder was served.  Weathers was given a secured bond of $500,000 and he left in the custody of the Wayne County Detention Center.