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Man charged with murder after shooting in Robeson Co.

Jonathan Revels. (Source: Robeson County Sheriff’s Office ) Jonathan Revels. (Source: Robeson County Sheriff’s Office )
Howard Pierce. (Source: Robeson County Sheriff’s Office ) Howard Pierce. (Source: Robeson County Sheriff’s Office )

LUMBERTON, NC (WMBF) – A man was shot and killed by another man after an altercation in Red Springs on September 4 around 3:30 p.m., according to Robeson County Sheriff’s Office authorities.

Jason Hunt, 31, of Lumberton, was killed in the shooting that authorities are investigating as a murder.

When authorities arrived on the scene, Hunt was dead from gunshot injuries.

According to RCSO, the investigation revealed Hunt, along with a woman, went to the residence of 59-year-old Howard Pierce in Red Springs to get belongings.

An altercation then occurred between Hunt, Pierce and 52-year-old Jonathan Revels.

Revels shot and killed Hunt, RCSO’s press release states.

Revels has been charged with second degree murder and Pierce has been charged with possession of firearm by felon.

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