Children find bodies of 2 men shot to death in Wake County, sheriff’s office says

Wake County News

KNIGHTDALE, N.C. (WNCN) – Two men were found shot to death inside a vehicle Tuesday in a neighborhood off Poole Road in Wake County, the sheriff’s office said.

The shooting occurred near the intersection of Limewood and Sweetgrass streets, which is a residential area off Poole Road south of Knightdale.

While the time of the actual shooting wasn’t released, deputies were called to the area around noon after children playing in the neighborhood saw the bodies inside the vehicle, the sheriff’s office said.

Deputies had a block of Sweetgrass Street blocked off with crime scene tape – a black SUV is parked in the street with its front driver’s and passenger side doors open.

A motive behind the shooting was not immediately available.

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