Woman arrested in Wayne County for New Orleans murder case

POSTED: 5:29 PM Nov 07 2013   UPDATED: 5:29 PM Nov 07 2013
Joan Carothers
GOLDSBORO, WAYNE COUNTY -

A woman was arrested in Wayne County in connection to a murder case in Louisiana.

Joan Carothers was wanted for accessory to second-degree murder for an incident that happened on Aug. 23 in New Orleans, police said. No other details on the murder case were released.

Carothers was arrested at about 5 p.m. Wednesday on the 3400 block of East Ash Street in Goldsboro, according to investigators. She was being jailed under no bond and was awaiting extradition back to Louisiana.