Police investigating death of a Goldsboro man

Police are investigating the shooting of a man in New Bern Saturday night

GOLDSBORO, Wayne County - Goldsboro police are investigating the death of a 23 year old man who was riding in a car when it crashed after shots rang out.

The incident happened just after midnight early Sunday morning. Officers with the Goldsboro Police Department responded to the area of Atlantic Avenue and N. Herman Street in reference to shots being fired.

Moments later, officers responded to a report of a traffic accident at Wayne Memorial Drive and First Church Road. Officers located a single car crash involving three occupants. Two of the occupants, Timothy Moses and Malik Foye, both of Goldsboro, were located outside of the vehicle by the officers.

According to the officers, Moses had been shot in the knee. Moses was transported to the ER where his injury was deemed non-life threatening. He was treated and released by physicians at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Malik Foye suffered minor abrasions from the wreck and was also treated and released from the hospital. The two subjects were transported to Wayne Memorial Hospital by Ambulance. The third subject, 23 year old Shiheem Raiford, was found deceased inside the vehicle. At this time, it is unclear if the third subject succumbed to injuries from the collision or if he was struck by bullets. It is also unclear why their vehicle was targeted. The investigation is on-going.

Police are asking anyone with information about this crime in Wayne County to call or text Crime Stoppers at 919-735-2255 or submit a TIP at Callers will remain anonymous and if your information leads to a felony arrest you will be given a cash reward for the information. Crime Stoppers gives cash rewards of up to $1,000 for information leading to felony arrests.

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