SELMA Johnston County sheriff's deputies Thursday charged a 47-year-old man with murder in the Wednesday-night shooting death of a 19-year-old woman on Condary Road.
Howard Joseph Wood of Berea Church Road in Four Oaks was charged with murder, sheriff’s office spokeswoman Tammy Amaon said in a statement.
Jamel Monee McCoy was found shot at 374 Condary Road about 9:30 p.m. Wednesday, Amaon said.
She died while en route to a hospital, the sheriff’s office reported.
Authorities did not disclose if Wood and McCoy were acquainted or what deputies believe led to McCoy’s being shot.
Wood was being held without bail.