Kenneth Michael Leefe

Victim or Case Name and Number: Kenneth Michael Leefe

Crime Committed or Inflicted: Murder

Crime Date: 6/24/2010

City/County: La Grange in Lenoir County

State: North Carolina

District: Northeastern


On Thursday, June 24, 2010 at approximately 11:30 p.m., manager Kenneth Michael Leefe was shot and killed in the parking lot of the Bojangles restaurant located on Highway 70 in La Grange, west of Kinston as he was leaving his job.

Surveillance cameras from a nearby business captured the murder on video. The murder suspect drove a four-door, dark-colored Mazda 626, model year 2000 to 2003.  

Mr. Leefe was murdered one day before his 56th birthday.  

If you have information about this case, call the Lenoir County Sheriff's Office (252) 559-6140.  If you have any information about this or any unsolved case in North Carolina, please contact the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation, (800) 334-3000.

REWARD up to $20,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for the death of Kenneth Michael Leefe.

Last updated:   February 13, 2013