VANCEBORO, NC. (THECOUNT) — A horror scene is playing out after a family of five people were found dead inside a Vanceboro, North Carolina home on Friday, according to Craven County authorities.

Information on the deadly incident is very limited at this time, but we know the scene is located on Kinsaw Court in Vanceboro and involved a family of five.


Craven County Sheriff’s Office said only that they are investigating the “death of a family.”

Sheriff Chip Hughes said five people were found dead at a Vanceboro home in the area of Kinsaw Court on Friday, reports WNCT.

The home is located in the area of West Craven High School.

A cause or manner of death has not yet been provided by officials as of Saturday morning.

More information will be added as it become available.


Geo quick facts: Vanceboro is a town in Craven County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 1,005 at the 2010 Census. Originally called Swift Creek, residents renamed the town for Zebulon B. Vance after he made a visit during his 1876 campaign for Governor – Wikipedia.