‘Armed and dangerous’ man sought in NoDa murder now identified as prime suspect in Greensboro killing


GREENSBORO, N.C. (WGHP) — Greensboro police have identified an “armed and dangerous” suspect in a homicide investigation after a man was found dead on Patterson Street on Friday.

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Malek Anthony Moore, 29, is currently wanted for first-degree murder.

Moore should be considered armed and extremely dangerous, Greensboro police say.

Christian Mbimba, 21, of Nashville, Tennessee, was found dead in Greensboro on the 2800 block of Patterson Street on Friday, according to a Greensboro Police Department news release.

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Around 11:03 a.m., Greensboro police responded to the 2800 block of Patterson Street. The GPD began investigating the death as a homicide after they determined it was suspicious.

Moore is also wanted for first-degree murder by the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department.

Moore has ties to Greensboro and Winston-Salem.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Greensboro/Guilford Crime Stoppers at (336) 373-1000. Citizens can also download the mobile P3tips app for Apple or Android phones to submit a mobile tip, or go to P3tips.org to submit a web tip. All tips to Crime Stoppers are completely anonymous.


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