Gunshot Victim Found Dead in Goldsboro; Police Investigate

GOLDSBORO, N.C. – Authorities in Goldsboro, North Carolina are investigating a tragic incident involving a man who was discovered with gunshot wounds over the weekend. The police response was prompted by a ShotSpotter alert in the 700 block of Ash Street on Saturday morning around 9:10 a.m.

Upon arriving at the scene, officers found the man suffering from a gunshot wound. Despite being rushed to UNC Health Wayne for medical intervention, the victim, identified as 26-year-old Kristopher Marquise Faison of Goldsboro, succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead.

The investigation into this unfortunate incident is currently ongoing, as law enforcement officials work diligently to gather more information and piece together the events leading up to the shooting. The circumstances surrounding Faison’s death remain unclear, adding to the urgency of the investigation.

Authorities are urging anyone with any information regarding this case to come forward and assist in the investigation. The community’s cooperation is crucial in helping law enforcement ensure justice is served and those responsible for this senseless act are held accountable. The loss of a young life like Faison’s is a stark reminder of the impact of gun violence on individuals and communities, underscoring the need for continued efforts to address such issues effectively.

As Goldsboro mourns the loss of one of its own, the investigation into Faison’s death is a top priority for local law enforcement. The collaborative efforts of investigators and community members will be vital in bringing closure to this tragic incident and seeking justice for Faison and his loved ones. The outcome of this investigation will have lasting effects on the community and serve as a reminder of the importance of working together to prevent such tragedies from recurring in the future.