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Greenville man shot to death after dispute

Posted May 23, 2010 10:08 a.m. EDT
Updated May 23, 2010 4:00 p.m. EDT

— Police believe that a dispute led to the fatal shooting of a 25-year-old Greenville man early Sunday.

Officers found Travon Demond Little in the front yard of a home at 1310 Ward St. around 3:15 a.m. Police said that Little had been shot, and he died of his injuries at Pitt County Memorial Hospital.

Police said that a man between 25 and 30 years old had approached Little and started an argument. The man pulled out a handgun, shot Little, and then fled in a dark-colored sedan driven by another man between 25 and 30 years old. The sedan was last seen going east on Ward Street.

Anyone with information about the shooting should call the Greenville Police Major Crimes Unit at 252-329-4315 or Pitt-Greenville Crime Stoppers at 252-758-7777. Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases, and callers never have to identify themselves.