UPDATE: Suspect Arrested For Fatal Overnight Stabbing

UPDATE: Suspect Arrested For Fatal Overnight Stabbing

Around 2:30 AM on Saturday, officers with Goldsboro Police Department’s Patrol “A” Shift were dispatched to the 900 block of Carver Drive for a report of a stabbing. The victim, 25-year-old Jesus Valles, appeared to have been stabbed in the torso. He was transported to Wayne UNC Health Care Emergency Department then taken to Vidant in Greenville.  Valles died as a result of his injuries.

The Criminal Investigations Division and the Crime Scene Unit responded and initiated an investigation. This investigation revealed that Valles was stabbed during an altercation with 31-year-old Gilber Arnoldo Ramirez-Perez of Goldsboro while they both were at a residence on the 900 block of Carver Drive.

Warrants for the arrest of Ramirez-Perez have been issued. He is being charged with the murder of Jesus Valles. He is at-large and considered armed and dangerous.

UPDATE: At approximately 10 AM Saturday, Gilber Arnoldo Ramirez-Perez was taken into custody without incident on the 100 block of Lee Street in Goldsboro.  He was taken before the Wayne County Magistrate and confined at the Wayne County Jail without bond on the charge of 1st Degree Murder.