NC man charged with fatally shooting girlfriend

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Winston Lewis

WAKE COUNTY, N.C. – A man was arrested after authorities said he allegedly shot and killed his girlfriend at a home Sunday night in Garner.

WTVD reported that Winston Lewis, of Garner, has been charged with murder in the death of 36-year-old Latasha R. Pierce.

Authorities said the victim was shot in the head just before 11 p.m. at the Delta Place Apartments in the 800 block of Delta Drive.

Officials said the victim died after being taken to WakeMed Medical Center.

Garner police said the shooting was the result of a domestic dispute.

Neighbors described Pierce as friendly and outgoing. They said she leaves behind a son and a grandson.

Source: WTVD.