A fourth man, Willie Odell Whitehead Jr., 23, has been arrested in connection with Sunday night's triple homicide at the Hustle Mart 3 north of Farmville, according to spokeswoman Christy Wallace with the Pitt County Sheriff's Office.
Capt. Jeff E. Phillips of the Pitt County Detention Center confirmed about 5 p.m. that Whitehead Jr., of 6383 Stainsboro Road, Farmville, was on the premises.
Officials with the detention center said Whitehead Jr. was booked into the jail at 5:36 p.m. and has been charged with three counts murder, three counts first-degree kidnapping, three counts robbery with a dangerous weapon and count conspiracy to commit robbery.
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