Juror dismissed in Wayne Community College murder trial
GOLDSBORO, N.C. (WNCN) – A judge dismissed a juror Friday in the trial of a 22-year-old man accused of shooting a Wayne County Community College employee to death with a shotgun in April 2015.
Kenneth Morgan Stancil III, 22, was arrested in Florida, a day after authorities say he shot and killed Ron Lane, 44, a print shop director at the school.
CLICK FOR MORE PHOTOS FROM THE CASEFriday would be the third day of testimony in Stancil’s first-degree murder trial.
The judge dismissed a juror who had contact with a witness, Steve Mozingo, in the trial. Both work at Wayne County Community College and had contact Thursday night.
Mozingo is a patrol captain with the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office, who is also the fire services coordinator at Wayne Community College.
The dismissed juror was one of four alternates in addition to 12 main jury members. The dismissed juror will not be