January 1 - September 29, 2020 (50 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   
        Victim Name: Rebecca Baldwin, 46
        Alleged Perpetrator: Travis Morrell Poe, 38
        Relationship: Boyfriend
        Town:  Durham
        County: Durham
        Weapon: Unknown

      16. 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

      17. 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.

      18. 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.

      19. 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.

      20. 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.

      21. 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.

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

      23. 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

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

      25. 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

      26. 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.

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

      28. 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

      29. 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

      30. 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.

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

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

      33. 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

      34. 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

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

      36. Date:  June 2, 2020
        Victim Name: Vianney Parra Arias, 37
        Alleged Perpetrator: Miguel Leon, 34
        Relationship: Boyfriend
        Town:  Cooleemee
        County: Davie
        Weapon: Vehicle (hit and run)

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

      38. Date:  June 10 , 2020
        Victim Name: Quintin Crawford, 61
        Alleged Perpetrator: Theodore James Lee, 23
        Relationship: Ex-boyfriend of victim's daughter
        Town:  Raleigh
        County: Wake
        Weapon: Firearm
        Note: This incident is included because Mr. Crawford was allegedly killed after intervening in a domestic violence incident between his daughter and Mr. Lee.

      39. Date:  June 12, 2020 (approximate)
        Victim Name: Kelly D. Johnson
        Alleged Perpetrator: Aaron Lance Stephen, 37
        Relationship: Boyfriend
        Town:  Raleigh
        County: Wake
        Weapon: Unknown

      40. Date:  June 16, 2020
        Victim Name: Tierra Shontinae Watson, 28
        Alleged Perpetrator: Anthony Garcia, 28
        Relationship: Boyfriend
        Town:  Charlotte
        County: Mecklenburg
        Weapon: Knife

      41. Date:  June 22, 2020
        Victim Name: Aviana Carter, 21
        Alleged Perpetrator: Deshae McCain, 22
        Relationship: Girlfriend
        Town:  Charlotte
        County: Mecklenburg
        Weapon: Firearm

      42. Date:  June 29, 2020
        Victim Name: Whitney Denise Petway, 27
        Alleged Perpetrator: Zkevis Jarta Kamal Williams, 25
        Relationship: Boyfriend
        Town:  Gastonia
        County: Gaston
        Weapon: Firearm

      43. Date:  July 12, 2020 Murder-Suicide
        Victim Name: Lamien Moore, 51
        Alleged Perpetrator: Albert Crudup, 52
        Relationship: Boyfriend
        Town:  Youngsville
        County: Franklin
        Weapon: Firearm

      44. Date:  July 16, 2020
        Victim Name: Charisma Pheniqueka Robinson, 35
        Alleged Perpetrator: Antavian Cornelius Yancy, 34
        Relationship: Boyfriend
        Town:  Burlington
        County: Alamance
        Weapon: Firearm

      45. Date:  August 9, 2020
        Victim Name: Michael Tyrone Mayo Jr., 33
        Alleged Perpetrator: Angelica Marie Wiley, 23
        Relationship: Girlfriend
        Town:  Greensboro
        County: Guilford
        Weapon: Knife

      46. Date:  August 31, 2020
        Victim Name: Aljerod O. Myer, 31
        Alleged Perpetrator: Taylor J. Temple, 25
        Relationship: Girlfriend
        Town:  Greensboro
        County: Guilford
        Weapon: Knife 

      47. Date:  September 10, 2020
        Victim Name: Beatrice Serrano, 32
        Alleged Perpetrator: Tommy Lee Carter, 34
        Relationship: Ex-boyfriend
        Town:  Charlotte
        County: Mecklenburg
        Weapon: Firearm

      48. Date:  September 13, 2020
        Victim Name: Willie Breeden, 33
        Alleged Perpetrator: Valencia McLean, 31
        Relationship: Girlfriend
        Town:  Gastonia
        County: Gaston
        Weapon: Firearm

      49. Date:  September 20, 2020
        Victim Name: Charly Warters Vebber, 34
        Alleged Perpetrator: Kevin Vebber, 28
        Relationship: Estranged husband
        Town:  Farmville
        County: Pitt
        Weapon: Firearm

      50. Date:  September 28, 2020
        Victim Name: Maynette Herbert, 46
        Alleged Perpetrator: Kelby Ivan Cox, 52
        Relationship: Boyfriend
        Town:  Greenville
        County: Pitt
        Weapon: Knife