Officers responded to a call of shots fired in the 600 block of Crawford Street. When they arrived in the area, they found 27-year-old Joseph Bunch II suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.
Police found Bunch in front of a home in the 600 block E. Elm Street on the sidewalk.
Bunch was transported to Wayne Memorial Hospital where he later died.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Goldsboro Police Department at (919) 580-4218.