1 dead in Lumberton shooting, 2nd man fighting for life

LUMBERTON, N.C. (WBTW) - Police officers in Lumberton were called to a shooting on Holly Street Tuesday night where they discovered two men had been shot multiple times.

Captain Terry Parker with the Lumberton Police Department says officers were dispatched to a shooting inside a home at 212 Holly Street.

Once on scene, officers found two men suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

One victim, a 19-year-old male, was taken to Southeastern Regional Hospital but was later transported to another facility for treatment of what Parker described as life-threatening injuries.

The second victim, Keshion Devonta Hill, 22, died from being shot several times, Parker confirmed.

Officials say there are few details to release regarding the deadly shooting, but the North Carolina SBI is assisting in the investigation.

Anyone with information should contact Detectives Evan Whitley or Dereck Evans at the Lumberton Police Department 910-671-3845.

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