January 1 - July 9, 2021 (28 homicides)

      1. Date: January 14, 2021
        Victim Name: Joshua Brandon Pritchard, 37
        Alleged Perpetrator: Robin Daniels Eudy, 43
        Relationship: Partner
        Town: Marion 
        County: McDowell
        Weapon: Firearm

      2. Date: January 17, 2021      Murder-Suicide
        Victim Name: Yvonne Elizabeth Christiansen, 54
        Alleged Perpetrator: Anthony Eugene Jooker, 57
        Relationship: Ex-partner
        Town: Sanford
        County: Lee
        Weapon: Firearm

      3. Date: January 25, 2021      Murder-Suicide
        Victim Name: Louise Seslar, 74
        Alleged Perpetrator: Robert Seslar, 63
        Relationship: Spouse
        Town: Bostic
        County: Rutherford
        Weapon: Firearm

      4. Date: February 4, 2021
        Victim Name: Blanca E. Cadavid, 34
        Alleged Perpetrator: Josue Drumond-Cruz, 34
        Relationship: Partner
        Town: High Point
        County: Guilford
        Weapon: Firearm
        Note: Mr. Drumond-Cruz was killed in a stand-off with police hours after he allegedly killed Ms. Cadavid. Three officers were shot by Mr. Drumond-Cruz during the altercation.

      5. Date:  February 23, 2021     Murder-Suicide
        Victim Name: Larry Donnell Morrisey, 48
        Alleged Perpetrator: Beronica Brooks, 48
        Relationship: Ex-partner
        Town: Wendell
        County: Wake
        Weapon: Unknown

      6. Date:  February 23, 2021     Murder-Suicide
        Victim Name: Unreleased, 9
        Alleged Perpetrator: Beronica Brooks, 48
        Relationship: Unknown
        Town: Wendell
        County: Wake
        Weapon: Unknown
        Note: A 9-year-old girl was killed during a domestic violence murder-suicide. Although the details of her relationship to the adult victim and alleged perpetrator are currently unknown, she is included in this list because she was killed during an act of domestic violence.

      7. Date: February 25, 2021
        Victim Name: Enelrae Collier Rubenstahl, 59
        Alleged Perpetrator: Leo George Rubenstahl, 57
        Relationship: Spouse
        Town: Linden
        County: Cumberland
        Weapon: Firearm

      8. Date: February 28, 2021
        Victim Name: Monica Williams Rathburn, 35
        Alleged Perpetrator: Ricky Dale Murphy
        Relationship: Partner
        Town: Burnsville
        County: Yancey
        Weapon: Unknown

      9. Date: March 4, 2021
        Victim Name: Judy Allred Helms, 72
        Alleged Perpetrator: Rickey Allen Holdsclaw, 72
        Relationship: Spouse
        Town: Gastonia
        County: Gaston
        Weapon: Firearm

      10. Date: March 17, 2021
        Victim Name: Paula “Marie” Booth, 38
        Alleged Perpetrator: Jason Marshall Duncan, 39
        Relationship: Undisclosed
        Town: Lewisville
        County: Forsyth
        Weapon: Firearm

      11. Date: April 2, 2021
        Victim Name: Mahogany Battle, 30
        Alleged Perpetrator: Marcus Bridgers, 33
        Relationship: Current or former partner
        Town: Tarboro
        County: Edgecombe
        Weapon: Firearm

      12. Date: April 2, 2021
        Victim Name: Evelyn House, 50
        Alleged Perpetrator: Ronnie Williams, 50
        Relationship: Partner
        Town: Windsor
        County: Bertie
        Weapon: Unknown

      13. Date: April 4, 2021
        Victim Name: Christina Matos, 20
        Alleged Perpetrator: Eric Gael Hernandez-Mendez, 20
        Relationship: Spouse
        Town: Raleigh
        County: Wake
        Weapon: Unknown

      14. Date: April 10, 2021
        Victim Name: Shannelle Patterson, 31
        Alleged Perpetrator: Eric Daniel Lipford, 33
        Relationship: Current or former partner
        Town: Craven
        County: Forsyth
        Weapon: Firearm

      15. Date: April 12, 2021
        Victim Name: Cherie Shavon Ingram, 38
        Alleged Perpetrator: Keon Latroy Pernell, 40
        Relationship: Partner
        Town: Gastonia
        County: Gaston
        Weapon: Unknown

      16. Date: April 21, 2021
        Victim Name: Abraham Briar Markham, 22
        Alleged Perpetrator: Morgan Gullie, 22
        Relationship: Partner
        Town: Durham
        County: Durham
        Weapon: Knife

      17. Date: April 24, 2021
        Victim Name: Porsche Nicole Lloyd, 30
        Alleged Perpetrator: Terry Wayne Stephens, 44
        Relationship: Partner
        Town: Charlotte
        County: Mecklenburg
        Weapon: Unknown

      18. Date: May 5, 2021
        Victim Name: Sean Michael Wishart, 45
        Alleged Perpetrator: Wendy Sue Wishart, 41
        Relationship: Ex-spouse
        Town: Raleigh
        County: Wake
        Weapon: Firearm
        Note: Ms. Wishart is facing murder charges but alleges that there was a history of stalking and domestic violence in the relationship.

      19. Date: May 8, 2021
        Victim Name: Kristin Nicole Spear Mendez, 33
        Alleged Perpetrator: Willie Junior Snuggs, 43
        Relationship: Partner
        Town: Winston-Salem
        County: Forsyth
        Weapon: Firearm

      20. Date: May 9, 2021     Murder-Suicide
        Victim Name: Christina Marie Hassell Bueno, 33
        Alleged Perpetrator: Jaime Fernando Bueno, 35
        Relationship: Spouse
        Town: Clayton
        County: Johnston
        Weapon: Firearm

      21. Date: May 18, 2021
        Victim Name: Sharen Karen McSwain White, 47
        Alleged Perpetrator: Santago Oslo White, 56
        Relationship: Spouse
        Town: Raleigh
        County: Wake
        Weapon: Firearm

      22. Date: May 27, 2021
        Victim Name: Debbie Owens, 40
        Alleged Perpetrator: Jimmy Dale Sheffield, 52
        Relationship: Partner
        Town: Seagrove
        County: Moore
        Weapon: Unknown

      23. Date: May 29, 2021
        Victim Name: Ashley Maria Marquez, 29
        Alleged Perpetrator: June Kennard Brantley, 30
        Relationship: Partner
        Town: Charlotte
        County: Mecklenburg
        Weapon: Unknown

      24. Date: June 5, 2021
        Victim Name: Iris Ranae Robinson, 51
        Alleged Perpetrator: Jessie Allen, 60
        Relationship: Partner
        Town: Newton
        County: Catawba
        Weapon: Firearm

      25. Date: June 10, 2021
        Victim Name: Sirijan Dupree, 53
        Alleged Perpetrator: Zeno Dupree, 76
        Relationship: Spouse
        Town: Maury
        County: Greene
        Weapon: Firearm

      26. Date: June 19, 2021
        Victim Name: Brandy Lynn Price, 39
        Alleged Perpetrator: William Dean Hewett, 54
        Relationship: Ex-partner
        Town: Atkinson
        County: Pender
        Weapon: Unknown

      27. Date: June 21, 2021
        Victim Name: Gianna Rose Delgado, 19
        Alleged Perpetrator: Michael Louise Cadogan, 24
        Relationship: Partner
        Town: High Point
        County: Guilford
        Weapon: Strangulation

      28. Date: June 25, 2021    Murder-Suicide
        Victim Name: Kerra Shawniece Hauser, 22
        Alleged Perpetrator: Monti Trashawn Jarrett, 24
        Relationship: Partner
        Town: East Bend
        County: Yadkin
        Weapon: Firearm