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2 Dead, 1 Wounded In Goldsboro Shooting

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James Croom, Trasond Gerald
GOLDSBORO, N.C. — Goldsboro police are investigating a shooting that left two people dead and a third wounded.

Officers found James Croom, 24, dead in his car Monday night near the intersection of Olivia Lane and Crawford Street. Trasond Gerald, 20, who was a passenger in the car, died at Wayne Memorial Hospital.

Police found a third victim, Otavis McKinnon, 18, nearby. He had also been shot. He was also taken to the hospital.

If you have any information about the shooting, you are asked to contact the Goldsboro Police Department at





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