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Goldsboro man wanted on attempted murder charge

Posted December 1, 2010 8:43 a.m. EST
Updated December 1, 2010 10:14 a.m. EST

— Goldsboro police asked for the public's help Wednesday in finding a man wanted on a charge of attempted murder.

Darryl Allen Jr., 23, also faces a kidnapping charge in connection with the Oct. 4 incident at his 415 Wilson St. home. Police said that the victim was seriously injured.

The charges against Allen were filed on Nov. 3.

More details of the case, including the victim's identity, haven't been released.

Anyone with information on Allen's whereabouts or about the incident should call Crime Stoppers at 919-735-2255, Wayne County dispatchers at 919-705-6572 or police Investigator K. Zwirblia at 919-580-4242.

Allen was convicted in 2005 of discharging a firearm into property and sentenced to probation, according to state Department of Correction records. In 2006, he was convicted of assault on an officer, misdemeanor breaking-and-entering and resisting arrest and served 2½ months in jail.