RCSO arrests man in connection with triple homicide

RCSO arrests man in connection with triple homicide
Casey Collins Locklear. Source: Robeson County Detention Center.
Casey Collins Locklear. Source: Robeson County Detention Center.

ROBESON COUNTY, NC (WMBF) - Deputies from the Robeson County Sheriff's Office arrested and charged 22-year-old Casey Locklear with three counts of first degree murder on Friday.

Locklear is being charged for the deaths of  three people, after a shooting Sunday evening in Robeson County.

Police responded behind McLeod Drive in a wooded swamp area at 10:13 p.m. to find John Freeman, 43, and Teddy Maynor, 34, both of Maxton deceased at the scene, according to the Robeson County Sheriff's Office. Mitch Oxendine, 35, of Pembroke, was taken to a hospital for treatment but died upon arrival.

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