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Wilson police charge two in Sunday night shooting

Posted August 10, 2014
Updated August 14, 2014

Jose D. Lara-Zavala, left, and Jose M. Reyes

— Wilson police arrested a second man Thursday in the shooting death of Victor Rojas, 41, of Greenville. Rojas was found dead on Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway Sunday evening.

On Monday, police charged Jose D. Lara-Zavala, 33, of 6342 Speight School Road with first-degree murder. On Wednesday, they added the same charge for Jose M. Reyes, 31, of 410 Walnut St.

Both were being held without bond.


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  • Edward Levy Aug 15, 2014
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    Further news, the are both illegals. So we can ship them back to country of origina and have them come back here in a few weeks, as our Federal policy ALLOWS

  • disgusted2010 Aug 14, 2014

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    Yes, BUT those people are LEGALLY here AND pay taxes and have absolute constitutionally guaranteed rights.

  • jesssilera Aug 14, 2014

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    Form ImageIllegal or not murder is committed by "legal" people everyday. We pay for many things that we are against. :)

  • Bullcity34 Aug 14, 2014

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  • disgusted2010 Aug 14, 2014

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    Yes, it does matter, as if they are illegal and they were not here illegally then the murder would not have happened here. Secondly, WE have to pay for all the costs of trial and imprisonment for people who should not have ever been allowed to be in this country in the first place.

  • Citizen Sober Aug 14, 2014

    Seeing things like this makes me glad I live inside the beltline. It's a whole nother world once you venture out of the magic kingdom.

  • mike275132 Aug 14, 2014

    The Open Borders and Amnesty policies of the Democrats are working GREAT !

  • Woodrow Aug 14, 2014

    another article that reminds us that there is NO harm in allowing millions of illegal aliens to come into the country...sarcasm intended

  • mike275132 Aug 14, 2014

    Two more fine Carolina Del Norte Citizens.

  • Titus Pullo Aug 14, 2014

    You would think that with all the home-grown criminals we have in NC we would not need to import more criminals from south of the border.