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Goldsboro men arrested after fatal shooting

Posted October 27, 2017 10:57 p.m. EDT
Updated July 13, 2018 9:55 a.m. EDT

— Two suspects are in custody for their believed connection to a fatal shooting that occurred weeks before in Wayne County.

Officials with the Goldsboro Police Department said Kendall Shane Price, 23, and Anthony Rhodes Barnes, 22, were arrested on Wednesday and Friday respectively.

Kendall Shane Price and Anthony Rhodes Barnes

According to officials, the victim, Robert Baymon, was found inside a home located at 516 Eason Street on Oct. 11 suffering from a gunshot wound. The night of the incident, Baymon reported to police that he had allowed two men into his home who then tried to rob him. When a struggle ensued, shots were fired, and Baymon said he was shot twice.

Baymon was transported to Vidant Medical Center, where he remained in critical condition until he died as a result of his injuries on Oct. 18.