Man charged in Mount Olive murder

MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. (WITN) – An arrest has been made in a homicide that happened last week in Mount Olive.

Mount Olive police said Tavoris Mathis turned himself in on Saturday at the magistrate’s office.

The 28-year-old was charged with murder and three counts of discharging a firearm into an occupied vehicle.

Anthony Price was found shot in the passenger seat of a vehicle at the Skip Express Mart on Franklin Street last Thursday. The 33-year-old Mount Olive resident died at the scene, according to police.

Mathis is being held without bond.

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