January 1 - February 7, 2018 (6 Homicides) 

  1. Date: January 4, 2018
    Victim Name: Rebakah Madelynn Hart-O’Sullivan
    Alleged Perpetrator: Patrick William O’Sullivan, 53
    Relationship: Husband
    Town: Concord    
    County: Cabarrus
    Weapon: Firearm

  2. Date: January 11, 2018
    Victim Name: Brittany White, 24
    Alleged Perpetrator: Jonathan Bennett, 23
    Relationship: Ex-boyfriend
    Town: Charlotte   
    County: Mecklenburg
    Weapon: Firearm
    Note: After allegedly killing Ms. White, Mr. Bennett went to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department
    and opened fire on officers. One officer was wounded but survived. Mr. Bennett was killed by return fire.

  3. Date: January 20, 2018
    Victim Name: Amanda Lindsay, 23
    Alleged Perpetrator: Willie Darnell Martin, 40
    Relationship: Boyfriend
    Town: Winston-Salem
    County: Forsyth
    Weapon: Firearm

  4. Date: January 24, 2018      Murder-Suicide
    Victim Name: Nancy Clark, 72
    Alleged Perpetrator: Johnny Clark, 72
    Relationship: Husband
    Town: Granite Falls  
    County: Caldwell
    Weapon: Firearm

  5. Date: January 28, 2018      Murder-Suicide
    Victim Name: Donna Katrice Richardson, 36
    Alleged Perpetrator: Freddie Richardson, 57
    Relationship: Husband
    Town: Rocky Mount
    County: Halifax
    Weapon: Firearm

  6. Date: February 6, 2018      Murder-Suicide
    Victim Name: Sybil Hardee, 78
    Alleged Perpetrator: Lloyd Hardee, 82
    Relationship: Husband
    Town: Greenville 
    County: Pitt
    Weapon: Firearm