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Two men arrested for murder after man found dead in Elizabeth City home

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Posted at 12:10 PM, Aug 27, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-27 12:10:46-04

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. - Two men were arrested Wednesday and charged with murder, Elizabeth City Police announced.

23-year-old Donte Iquan Evans and 21-year old Patron Maurice Ousley have been charged with First Degree Murder.

On Saturday, August 22 around 4:30 p.m., officers responded to the 1400 block of Herrington Road after a person was found dead inside a home.

The victim was identified as 29-year-old Jeremy Jerel Floyd.

Evans was processed and transported to Albemarle District Jail with no bond and Ousley was processed and transported to Albemarle District Jail with no bond.

There is no further information available from police at this time.

Police said this is an active investigation and the Elizabeth City Police Department urges anyone with any information to contact Detective T. Bateman at (252) 621-7129 or the Crime Line at (252) 335-5555. All information will remain anonymous and strictly confidential.