Raleigh police investigating after man found shot to death just off Wake Forest Road

Wake County News

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) – Raleigh police are investigating a fatal shooting that took place Friday morning just off Wake Forest Road.

Police have identified Bobby Earl Lucas, 56, as the victim in the homicide.

Bobby Earl Lucas, 56 (RPD Photo)

Officers responded to a shooting call in the 4100-block of Bland Road around 3:15 a.m. Once at the scene, police found Lucas dead with multiple gunshot wounds, authorities said.

The scene of the shooting is just off Hardimont and Wake Forest roads close to an apartment complex near multiple restaurants and a grocery store.

Police have not provided any other details about what may have happened or if they are looking for a suspect.

Anyone with information that might assist detectives is asked to call Raleigh CrimeStoppers at (919) 834-HELP or visit raleighcrimestoppers.org for text and email reporting options. CrimeStoppers pays cash rewards for anonymous tips that help solve cases.

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