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Goldsboro police arrest 'armed, dangerous' murder suspect

Posted November 4, 2008

— Goldsboro police officers on Monday arrested a murder suspect they described as "armed and dangerous."

Monterio Devon Newsome, 20, of Goldsboro was wanted for the killing of Craig Doubt III on Sept. 7. Newsome turned himself in to police Monday and was put in jail under no bond.

Doubt died after being shot, authorities said. Police found him on the ground behind 1722 E. Maple St. He died the next day after being taken to Wayne Memorial and Pitt Memorial hospitals.


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  • Tax Man Nov 4, 2:26 p.m.

    Glad to see he is in custody - now lets get the conviction and move forward with the Death Penalty!

  • idriveaes300 Nov 4, 1:56 p.m.

    I am glad that he's off the streets. I hope that this brings peace to Craig Jr (dad) and Ms. Leigh. This Newsome guy had terrorized the neighborhood for so long and thought he was invincible. Kudos to GPD for handling the case with dignity.

  • mjtate Nov 4, 1:15 p.m.

    knowing that the family wanted this man off the streets by reading recent articles i am glkad that they have some justice.
    thaughts and prayers are with the family.

  • Bradley07 Nov 4, 12:48 p.m.

    So sorry for this family's loss!!! Wish these kids would learn that killing is wrong. =-(

  • ptahandatum Nov 4, 11:54 a.m.

    no prayers stopped this killing. no gods or angels showed up to stop the bullets. let's get real.

  • meh2 Nov 4, 10:14 a.m.

    Another one off the street - good job.

  • twc Nov 4, 10:10 a.m.

    "Armed and dangerous"? They'll double his probation!!

  • Mr. Keeping It Real Nov 4, 8:37 a.m.

    Another one off the street - great job G'boro police.

    Thoughts and prayers to those affected by this senseless tragedy.

  • RealityAddict Nov 4, 8:17 a.m.

    Many prayers to both families.

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