SPRING LAKE, N.C. (WNCN) – One man is dead following a fatal shooting Tuesday night in Spring Lake, Major Aaron Meredith confirmed to CBS 17. The Harnett County Sheriff’s Office has opened a homicide investigation.
Deputies responded to Thoroughbred Lane just before 8 p.m. and confirmed via Twitter that one adult male has been shot.
A CBS 17 crew then confirmed at 8:50 p.m. that the man died on scene.
The sheriff’s office identified the victim as Dontaveious Shyhem Myles, 22, of Fayetteville on Wednesday.
The CBS 17 crew on scene said deputies had a car taped off that has its doors open.
No further information has been released.