2 dead, 1 wounded in triple shooting in Cumberland County

Cumberland County News

GRAYS CREEK, N.C. (WNCN) — Two people died and a third was hospitalized after a shooting in Cumberland County late Saturday night, deputies say.

UPDATE: Teen boy, man shot to death in Hope Mills, ‘juvenile girl injured, sheriff’s office says

The incident was reported around 11:30 p.m. near the intersection of Ajax and Tower drives in the Grays Creek community, according to Sgt. Patrice Bogertey with Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office.

Two males died from wounds they suffered during the shooting, which took place south of Fayetteville.

A female was injured and was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment, Bogertey said.

The female is expected to recover from her wounds, according to deputies.

Bogertey said that all three who were shot were “familiar with” the suspects in the deadly shooting.

Names and ages of the victims were not available.

Authorities did not release information about possible suspects.

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