LUMBERTON, NC (WMBF) – Lumberton Police responded to reports of shot fired on Sunday night to find a 19-year-old man dead from an apparent gunshot wound, an official said.
Donte Bethea was found inside a home on Lee Circle when officers responded to the address at about 9:30 p.m. Sunday, according to Capt. Terry Parker with Lumberton Police.
No one was with him, Capt. Parker said. The death is being investigated as a homicide.
At this time, police do not have any suspects, and Capt. Parker said he's not aware of who called 911.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call Lumberton Police Detective Brian Hodge at 910-671-3845.