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Men sought for murder after Goldsboro woman dies

Posted February 27, 2009 7:43 a.m. EST
Updated February 27, 2009 8:36 a.m. EST

— Two men face murder charges in Goldsboro because a woman they were accused of shooting has died, police said Friday.

Police on Friday issued murder warrants for Anthony Dwayne Jackson, of 408 N. Leslie St., and John Oscar Mumford, of 601 Whitted Court. They are at large.

Officers responding to a shooting call at about 7:30 p.m. Tuesday found Barbara Ann Bandy, 42, inside a vehicle in the 300 block of North Leslie Street.

Emergency crews took Bandy to Wayne Memorial Hospital. She was then flown to Pitt Memorial Hospital in Greenville and died there around 12:30 p.m. Thursday.

Anyone with information about the shooting or the whereabouts of Jackson or Mumford is asked to call police at 919-580-4214 or Crime Stoppers at 919-735-2255. Text messages can be sent to Crime Stoppers at 919-273-6585.