RALEIGH, NC. (THECOUNT) — Antonio Early has been identified as the victim in a fatal shooting in Raleigh, North Carolina on Friday night, according to reports.

“TO” Early, 31, was found suffering from apparent gunshot injuries in a parking lot on the 1700 block of Trawick Road, near McDonald’s shortly after 8 p.m. Friday, police said.


Carlton Craig Harris, 29, was arrested late Friday and charged in the fatal shooting of Early.

A motive in the deadly incident was not provided by officials.

Anyone with information about the incident can call Raleigh CrimeStoppers at 919-834-HELP or visit raleighcrimestoppers.org for text and email reporting options, reports WRAL.

Friends and family members took to Facebook to remember the beloved man:


Geo quick facts: Raleigh is the capital city of North Carolina. It’s known for its universities, including North Carolina State University. The number of technology and scholarly institutions around Raleigh, Chapel Hill and Durham make the area known as the Research Triangle. The North Carolina State Capitol is a 19th-century Greek Revival–style building with a statue of George Washington dressed as a Roman general in its rotunda – wikipedia.