Dozens of officers and deputies were at a home in Zebulon early Friday morning investigating a homicide after one man was killed in a shooting. A family friend said that a 40-year-old man was shot in the head behind his home after being robbed in his friend’s yard.
CANIACS THEY CAN GET IN THE BUILDING. NIA HARDEN, WRAL NEWS, RALEIGH. >> HAPPENING THIS MORNING, A MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENT ABOUT BROADBAND IN OUR STATE TO ACCESS TO HIGH-SPEED INTERNET COULD BE A GAME-CHANGER FOR MANY BUSINESSES. AND A LOT OF PEOPLE OUT THERE WR AS MICHELLE MACKONOCHIE IS LIVE IN DURHAM WITH WHAT WE EXPECT, GOVERNOR COOPER TO ANNOUNCE TODAY. GOOD MORNING, MICHELLE. >> HEY, JEFF, GOOD MORNING. WELL, THE GOAL HERE IS SIMPLE TO GIVE MORE PEOPLE ACCESS TO SOMETHING MOST OF US USE EVERY SINGLE DAY. AND THAT’S THE INTERNET LATER THIS MORNING, GOVERNOR COOPER WILL BE HERE IN DURHAM AT THE CRANDON INSTITUTE TO TALK ABOUT THE NEW FEDERAL SUPPORT THAT WILL HELP CHANGE THAT IN NORTH CAROLINA. AN ESTIMATED 1.1 MILLION HOUSEHOLDS IN OUR STATE DON’T HAVE ACCESS TO HIGH-SPEED INTERNET OR THEY SIMPLY JUST CAN’T AFFORD IT. THE PANDEMIC REALLY UNDERSCORE THIS ISSUE IN SCHOOLS. WE’RE EXCLUSIVELY VIRTUAL DURING THE PANDEMIC. 4 DAYS AGO, PRESIDENT BIDEN ALSO ANNOUNCED 20 INTERNET COMPANIES ARE COMMITTED TO HELPING IMPROVE ACCESS. THEY’RE DISCOUNTED SERVICES. AND TODAY, A MEMBER OF HIS ADMINISTRATION. WE’LL BE HERE AT THE CRIME. DIDN’T INSTITUTE WITH THEY’LL JOIN COOPER HERE. A COMPANY THAT’S DONATED SO MANY TO PEOPLE IN NEED IN NORTH CAROLINA. THEY DOTED DONATED OVER 43,000 SINCE 2003 GOVERNOR COOPER IS EXPECTED TO SPEAK HERE AT 10, 30 AND WE’LL