GOLDSBORO, N.C. – 28-year-old James Carnell Howard is charged with the December murders of two Goldsboro hotel workers.
He was arrested in January on outstanding felony warrants and now faces multiple charges, including murder for the deaths of Suryakant and Bhavanaben Patel.
Their bodies were found inside a room at the Best Value Inn in Goldsboro after they did not report to work.
The two had been employed as housekeepers there.
Howard is being held in the Wayne County Jail without bond.