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Goldsboro police seek two men wanted in separate murders

Posted October 24, 2012

— Goldsboro police are seeking the public's help in finding two men wanted in connection with separate murders that happened during a three-week period in September. 

According to authorities, Angelo Mandril Burden killed Gary Devon Buckom and Donald Lee Mewborn on Sept. 7. Burden, a 38-year-old black man, is 6 feet 6 inches tall and weighs about 280 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes, police said. 

Police are also searching for Quinton Leon Swinson II, who is wanted for the murder of Jairus Mikeal Saunders on Sept. 30. Swinson, 24, is 6 feet tall and weighs about 280 pounds. He has black hair, brown eyes and goes by the nickname "Fat Boy," police said. 

Swinson has the word "north" tattooed on his right arm, the word "Swinson" across his back, "DOE" on his right hand and the words "Fat Boy" on his left arm. 

Anyone with information about the whereabouts of Burden or Swinson should call the Goldsboro Police Department at 919-705-6572 or Crime Stoppers at 919-735-2255. Residents can also text Crime Stoppers at 919-222-4230.


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  • PracticalMagick Oct 24, 2012

    seriously? Mods, really? I LIVE in Goldsboro and you won't put my comment through simply because, according to YOUR news outlet Goldsboro really DOES equal murder? That is the ONLY thing you ever post pertaining to Goldsboro. Believe it or not, there are a lot of GOOD things that make the news here, too, but like everything else, Wilson & R-Mount included, you're only going to focus on the bad. And then block access when called on it. Doubt this one will see the light of day, either, but at least YOU will.

  • SFSOLDIER Oct 24, 2012

    A pair out outstanding Americans...