“This was an innocent family from Pennsylvania headed to the beach for a vacation,” Wilkins said last week. “Thankfully they had left their six children at home with grandparents but now these kids have to live with the thought of their mother being murdered in such a cowardly and senseless way. My heart goes out to this family and I ask that everyone reading this stop and pray for this entire family.”
LUMBERTON, N.C. – A 29-year-old man was arrested in connection to the death of a Pennsylvania mother who was shot and killed through a passenger-side window during a road rage incident in North Carolina, authorities said.
Dejywan R. Floyd, 29, of Lumberton, was arrested early Thursday, according to the Robeson County Sheriff’s Office. He was charged with first-degree murder and discharging a weapon into an occupied property.
Julie Eberly, a 47-year-old mother of six from Manheim, Pennsylvania, was driving with her husband, Ryan, on March 25, to celebrate their wedding anniversary on Hilton Head Island, Robeson County Sheriff Burnis Wilkins said in an initial statement.