Seventeen-year-old Giovanny Santos Rodriquez is charged with murder in the Sept. 1 death of 23-year-old Uber Ortiz Salas.
Salas as found at a home on White Dogwood Lane in Goldsboro with a gunshot wound. He was taken to Wayne Memorial Hospital where he later died.
Rodriguez is also charged with discharging a weapon into an occupied dwelling.
Officials have not released a motive for the shooting.