Andres Cortez Gomez
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Victim or Case Name and Number: Andres Cortez Gomez

Crime Committed or Inflicted: Murder

Crime Date: 10/5/1995

City/County: Sampson County

State: North Carolina

District: Southeastern


On Thursday, October 5, 1995, Andres Cortez Gomez was shot and killed at the Doug Wilson Farm Camp located on Auctioneer Road off Highway 403 in Sampson County while he looked out his trailer window after three suspects had attempted to rob another farm worker. 

Mr. Gomez's murder occurred during a time when at least 14 robberies of migrant farm workers were reported to the Sampson County Sheriff's Department between 1994 and 1995. 

The suspect was described as a black male, 5'6"-5'8" height, and heavy set. 

If you have information about this case or any unsolved case in North Carolina, please contact the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation, (800) 334-3000.

Last updated:        May 4, 2009