The Edgecombe County Sheriff's Office was called to a home in the Country Estates Trailer Park at 1:39 a.m.
Officials found a male victim inside the home. He was taken to Vidant Edgecombe Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
After further investigation, deputies learned that the victim got into an altercation over a female with the suspect, 30-year-old Maurice Antonio Moore. Moore is not yet in custody.
Anyone with information on Moore's location, please contact the Edgecombe County Sheriff's Office at (252) 641-7911.
Police have not released the victim's name.