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Victim found dead on Lumberton road

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LUMBERTON, NC (WMBF) - Robeson County Sheriff's deputies are investigating a Sunday morning homicide after the victim's brother found him lying on a Lumberton roadway.

According to Robeson County Maj. Howard Branch, Rafael Regino, 29, was found on NC-72 near Philadephus Road around 3 a.m. Sunday. Regino was last seen about an hour earlier at the El Tenampa Nightclub in Lumberton.

Investigators say Regino called his brother around 2:30 a.m. and said he had been shot. The brother went looking for him and found him dead.

The shooting remains under investigation at this time.

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