Murder suspect behind bars


GOLDSBORO, Wayne County - Police arrested the man accused in the shooting death of a Goldsboro man. Carlos Darden faces a murder charge. Investigators say Darden shot Perez McDuffie, 28, at a home on Alpha Court in Goldsboro about 3 Wednesday afternoon. McDuffie was taken to Wayne Memorial Hospital, where he died from his injuries.

Officers arrested Darden at a home on East Elm Street Wednesday night. Darden was taken to Wayne Memorial Hospital to be treated for unrelated injuries.

Darden is being held in the Wayne County Jail without bond.