January 1 - June 5, 2020 (35 homicides)

    1. Date: January 1, 2020      Murder-Suicide
      Victim Name: Jenny Thao Ta, 40
      Alleged Perpetrator: Hong Van Ma, 49
      Relationship: Husband
      Town: High Point  
      County: Guilford
      Weapon: Firearm

    2. Date: January 7, 2020      Murder-Suicide
      Victim Name: Tena Renee Edwards Glover, 48
      Alleged Perpetrator: Randy Glover, 52
      Relationship: Husband
      Town: Erwin
      County: Harnett
      Weapon: Firearm

    3. Date: January 21, 2020      Murder-Suicide
      Victim Name: Cynthia Lynn Smith, 38
      Alleged Perpetrator: Robert Brian King, 43
      Relationship: Ex-boyfriend
      Town:  Waynesville
      County: Haywood
      Weapon: Knife
      Note: Ms. Smith was four months pregnant at the time of her death

    4. Date: January 23, 2020      Murder-Suicide
      Victim Name: Alisha Marie Morgan, 25
      Alleged Perpetrator: Craig Lamont Sawyer, 31
      Relationship: Boyfriend
      Town:  Aurora
      County: Beaufort
      Weapon: Firearm

    5. Date: January 23, 2020      Murder-Suicide
      Victim Name: Tyler William Hamilton, 30
      Alleged Perpetrator: Andrew Lee Myers, 26
      Relationship: Estranged husband
      Town: Granite Quarry
      County: Rowan
      Weapon: Firearm
      Note: Mr. Hamilton was allegedly shot and killed by Mr. Myers when he saw Mr. Hamilton leaving his estranged wife’s house. Mr. Myers allegedly then confronted his wife inside the house and shot himself.

    6. Date: January 24, 2020      Murder-Suicide
      Victim Name: April Ireland, 26
      Alleged Perpetrator: Michael Ireland, 39
      Relationship: Husband
      Town: Vanceboro
      County: Craven
      Weapon: Firearm

    7. Date: January 24, 2020      Murder-Suicide
      Victim Name: Caroline Ireland, 8 months
      Alleged Perpetrator: Michael Ireland, 39
      Relationship: Father
      Town:   Vanceboro
      County: Craven
      Weapon: Firearm

    8. Date: January 24, 2020      Murder-Suicide
      Victim Name: Michael Ireland, 4
      Alleged Perpetrator: Michael Ireland, 39
      Relationship: Father
      Town:  Vanceboro
      County: Craven
      Weapon: Firearm

    9. Date: January 24, 2020      Murder-Suicide
      Victim Name: Bryson Ireland, 3
      Alleged Perpetrator: Michael Ireland, 39
      Relationship: Father
      Town:  Vanceboro
      County: Craven
      Weapon: Firearm

    10. Date: January 29, 2020  
      Victim Name: Cassia Renee Duval, 29
      Alleged Perpetrator: James Isaac Jones Jr., 33 and Ajelet Sahar Landero, 25
      Relationship: Boyfriend and associate
      Town: Granite Pikeville
      County: Wayne
      Weapon: Firearm
      Note: Ms. Duval was 7 months pregnant at the time of her murder.

    11. Date: February 5, 2020 
      Victim Name: Nikolas Marquis Johnson, 22
      Alleged Perpetrator: Barry Eugene Campbell, 23
      Relationship: Ex-boyfriend of injured woman Maureen Chafatelli
      Town:  Elon
      County: Alamance
      Weapon: Firearm
      Note: Barry Campbell allegedly shot both Maureen Chafatelli and Nikolas Johnson the day after he and Ms. Chafatelli broke up. Ms. Chafatelli survived her injuries.

    12. Date: February 24, 2020 
      Victim Name: Joey Keith Boykin, 58
      Alleged Perpetrator: Harriet McNair Boykin, 67
      Relationship: Wife
      Town:  Garner
      County: Wake
      Weapon: Blunt force trauma (baseball bat)

    13. Date: March 1, 2020 
      Victim Name: Tyler Adam Williams, 25
      Alleged Perpetrator: Alisha Sweet Williams, 26
      Relationship: Wife
      Town:  Hamlet
      County: Richmond
      Weapon: Firearm

    14. Date: March 14, 2020      Murder-Suicide
      Victim Name: Christina Davis-Land, 52
      Alleged Perpetrator: Paul Land, 52
      Relationship: Husband
      Town:  Salisbury
      County: Rowan
      Weapon: Firearm

    15. Date: March 15, 2020  Murder-Suicide
      Victim Name: Jeannie Ray, 67
      Alleged Perpetrator: Larry Don Ray, 66
      Relationship: Husband
      Town:  Moncure
      County: Chatham
      Weapon: Firearm

    16. Date: March 15, 2020  Murder-Suicide
      Victim Name: Helen Mason, 93
      Alleged Perpetrator: Larry Don Ray, 66
      Relationship: Family member
      Town:  Moncure
      County: Chatham
      Weapon: Firearm
      Note: Ms. Mason was allegedly killed during an incident in which Mr. Ray killed his wife and multiple other family members.

    17. Date: March 15, 2020  Murder-Suicide
      Victim Name: Ellis Max Mansfield, 73
      Alleged Perpetrator: Larry Don Ray, 66
      Relationship: Family member
      Town:  Moncure
      County: Chatham
      Weapon: Firearm
      Note: Mr. Mansfield was allegedly killed during an incident in which Mr. Ray killed his wife and multiple other family members.

    18. Date: March 15, 2020  Murder-Suicide
      Victim Name: Lisa Mansfield, 54
      Alleged Perpetrator: Larry Don Ray, 66
      Relationship: Family member
      Town:  Moncure
      County: Chatham
      Weapon: Firearm
      Note: Ms. Mansfield was allegedly killed during an incident in which Mr. Ray killed his wife and multiple other family members.

    19. Date: March 15, 2020  Murder-Suicide
      Victim Name: John Paul Sanderford, 41
      Alleged Perpetrator: Larry Don Ray, 66
      Relationship: Family member
      Town:  Moncure
      County: Chatham
      Weapon: Firearm
      Note: Mr. Sanderford was allegedly killed during an incident in which Mr. Ray killed his wife and multiple other family members.

    20. Date: March 15, 2020  Murder-Suicide
      Victim Name: Nicole Lynn Sanderford, 39
      Alleged Perpetrator: Larry Don Ray, 66
      Relationship: Family member
      Town:  Moncure
      County: Chatham
      Weapon: Firearm
      Note: Ms. Sanderford was allegedly killed during an incident in which Mr. Ray killed his wife and multiple other family members.

    21. Date:  March 21, 2020
      Victim Name: Toni Handy, 43
      Alleged Perpetrator: Christopher Mock
      Relationship: Boyfriend
      Town:  Winston-Salem
      County: Forsyth
      Weapon: Firearm

    22. Date: March 23, 2020  Murder-Suicide
      Victim Name: Felicia Lynette Lindsey, 38
      Alleged Perpetrator: William Michael Lindsey, 46
      Relationship: Husband
      Town:  Greenville
      County: Pitt
      Weapon: Firearm

    23. Date: March 25, 2020
      Victim Name: Brittany Irwin, 26
      Alleged Perpetrator: Marshall Hollingsworth
      Relationship: Ex-boyfriend
      Town:  Fayetteville
      County: Cumberland
      Weapon: Firearm

    24. Date: March 26, 2020  
      Victim Name: Carol Joan Hampton, 71
      Alleged Perpetrator: William Maxwell Hampton, 75
      Relationship: Husband
      Town:  Camden
      County: Camden
      Weapon: Blunt force trauma, unknown

    25. Date:  March 31, 2020 
      Victim Name: Lindsay Rae Webb, 21
      Alleged Perpetrator: William Kyle Parker, 23
      Relationship: Boyfriend
      Town:  Clayton
      County: Johnston
      Weapon: Firearm
      Note: Lindsay’s father Ray Eugene Webb, 45, was also shot during this incident but survived his injuries. He allegedly shot and killed Mr. Parker. No charges are expected.

    26. Date:  April 8, 2020 
      Victim Name: Wendy Lynn Bryant, 43
      Alleged Perpetrator: Craig Allen Barnes, 35
      Relationship: Boyfriend
      Town:  Sanford
      County: Lee
      Weapon: Firearm

    27. Date:  April 14, 2020 (approximate) 
      Victim Name: Jasmina Judith Almendarez Zelaya, 30
      Alleged Perpetrator: Jose Fernando Quiroz, 27
      Relationship: Husband
      Town:  Turkey
      County: Sampson
      Weapon: Unreleased

    28. Date:  April 18, 2020  Murder-Suicide
      Victim Name: Susan Thomas, 65
      Alleged Perpetrator: Edward Thomas, 66
      Relationship: Ex-husband
      Town:  Graham
      County: Alamance
      Weapon: Firearm

    29. Date:  April 18, 2020  Murder-Suicide
      Victim Name: Douglas Sheets, 69
      Alleged Perpetrator: Edward Thomas, 66
      Relationship: None
      Town:  Graham
      County: Alamance
      Weapon: Firearm
      Note: Mr. Sheets was allegedly shot and killed by Mr. Thomas during an altercation in which he also allegedly killed his ex-wife.

    30. Date:  April 28, 2020 
      Victim Name: Monalisa McMillian, 19
      Alleged Perpetrator: William Jocoby Singletary, 29
      Relationship: Boyfriend
      Town:  Bladenboro
      County: Columbus
      Weapon: Firearm

    31. Date:  May 2, 2020 
      Victim Name: Jasmine Nicole Upsher, 23
      Alleged Perpetrator: Terrance Laquan Scott, 28
      Relationship: Boyfriend
      Town:  Garner
      County: Wake
      Weapon: Firearm

    32. Date:  May 4, 2020  Murder-Suicide
      Victim Name: Carolyn Moseley Walker, 86
      Alleged Perpetrator: William Walker, 86
      Relationship: Husband
      Town:  Madison
      County: Rockingham
      Weapon: Firearm

    33. Date:  May 6, 2020 
      Victim Name: Sierra Kathleen Henderson Ashburn, 28
      Alleged Perpetrator: Brandon Thomas Shaw, 35
      Relationship: Boyfriend
      Town:  Mount Airy
      County: Surry
      Weapon: Unknown

    34. Date: May 13, 2020
      Victim Name:Yelbi Garcia, 39
      Alleged Perpetrator: Daniel Herrera, 52
      Relationship: Husband
      Town:  Snow Hill
      County: Green
      Weapon: Unknown

    35. Date:  June 4, 2020
      Victim Name: Karen Barney, 54
      Alleged Perpetrator: David Alan Brinson, 52
      Relationship: Boyfriend
      Town:  Clayton
      County: Johnston
      Weapon: Knife