Goldsboro man facing attempted murder charges

GOLDSBORO, N.C. (WITN) – One Goldsboro man is recovering and another is facing attempted murder charges after a shooting in Goldsboro Tuesday night.

According to Goldsboro police, they were sent to the 1700 block of Day Circle to check on a ShotSpotter alert that shots were being fired.

When police got to the scene they found 22-year-old Nazjon Thompson suffering from a gunshot wound.

Thompson was taken to UNC Health Wayne to be treated for the injury. Police say he was later released.

Police say that they arrested 19-year-old Carlos Zapata and charged him with one count of attempted first-degree murder. No bond information was available for Zapata and police say that there may be more arrests in the shooting.

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