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Eric Coley Charged In Double Murder In North Carolina

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Eric Coley is a man from North Carolina who is charged in the double murder of 2 adults where 2 toddlers were in the back seat of the vehicle. According to police in Rocky Mount North Carolina Eric Coley allegedly opened fire on a vehicle killing the two adults in the front seat of the vehicle. However the two toddlers who were in the back seat of the vehicle were not harmed. Eric Coley would be arrested and charged with two counts of first degree murder and possession of a weapon by a convicted felon

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Officers with the Rocky Mount Police Department arrested a man and charged him with two counts of first degree murder in relation to a double homicide.

Two bodies were found in a car on Dec. 1, 2022 on Construction Drive.

Eric Coley, 42, was arrested in the 2900 block of Avalon Road.

Coley was also charged with possession of a firearm by a felon.

Coley was jailed in the Nash County Detention Facility without bond.

His first day in court is scheduled to be Monday, Dec. 5, 2022.

Additional charges may be coming in the future.

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A man has been charged in the fatal shootings of a woman and a man whose bodies were found in a vehicle with two uninjured toddlers in Rocky Mount, North Carolina.

The Rocky Mount Telegram reports that Eric Coley was arrested on Friday. He is charged with two counts of first-degree murder and possession of a firearm by a felon. That’s according to police spokesman Cpl. Ricky Jackson.

The 42-year-old is being held without bond in the Nash County Detention Center, county sheriff’s records online said.

The bodies of Destiny Wiggins, 24, and Devone Brown, 28, were found with apparent gunshot wounds between approximately 6 a.m. and 6:15 a.m. on Thursday.

Jackson in the first news release on Thursday about the case said the two toddlers were found in the rear seat of the vehicle

State Public Safety records said Coley was convicted in 2013 in Edgecombe County for possessing stolen goods.

The records also said Coley was convicted in 2004 in Edgecombe County for assault inflicting serious bodily injury and in 1998 in Edgecombe County for attempted breaking and entering

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