Police said 19-year-old Samojeh Lamont Miley and Ke-Shawn Ahmad Minatee have been charged with murder in connection to the case.
Thirty-four-year-old Keonte Gause was found inside a car just after 5 a.m. in the 3200 block of Wake Forest Road, according to authorities.
ABC11 crews on the scene said the car was parked at a Denny's.
Anyone with information that might assist the investigation is asked to call Raleigh CrimeStoppers at (919) 834-HELP or visit raleighcrimestoppers.org for text and email reporting options. CrimeStoppers pays cash rewards for anonymous tips that help solve cases.