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Man sought in Mount Olive double homicide

Posted December 3, 2012
Updated February 14, 2013

— Wayne County deputies were searching Monday for a man wanted in a Sunday night shooting that left two people dead.

Deputies responding to a report of shots fired at 1172-B Old Mount Olive Highway at about 9:45 p.m. found Jamaal Anthony Kornegay and Nakiea Felicia Garner dead at the home, authorities said.

A third victim, Tre Stokes, had a gunshot wound to his thigh, and a fourth victim, Leonard Darden, had fled the scene during the shooting, authorities said. Deputies found him a few blocks away with a gunshot wound to his arm.

Stokes and Darden were taken to Wayne Memorial Hospital for treatment.

Anyone has information about the shooting is asked to call Detective Sgt. Bob Golimowski of the Wayne County Sheriff's Office at 919-731-1480.

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  • CharmedLife Dec 4, 3:24 p.m.

    I've heard the same, practial.

  • PracticalMagick Dec 4, 10:42 a.m.

    I'm hearing along facebook channels that they got him this morning.

  • CharmedLife Dec 3, 3:27 p.m.

    Right in my own "back yard".....nice. Hope they catch him soon!!! Scary knowing that this dangerous man is lurking and hiding somewhere possibly close to home isn't a comforting thought!

  • pelosi-rulz Dec 3, 3:04 p.m.

    How did he get a gun legally?

  • SFSOLDIER Dec 3, 2:10 p.m.

    He has proven to be dangerous, hunt him down!

  • Scubagirl Dec 3, 11:15 a.m.

    hope they catch him sooner rather than later! Glad they at least know who to arrest.

  • Preebok Dec 3, 11:09 a.m.

    Funny how most of the people wanted for murder already have mug shots...

  • North Carolina Cutie Dec 3, 11:00 a.m.

    Don't hide.