Lumberton police search for man wanted for murder

Lumberton police search for man wanted for murder

LUMBERTON, NC (WMBF) – A man fatally shot a teen on Cooper Street and Warwick Mill Road in Lumberton on Saturday, October 15 around 5:00 p.m., according to a press release from Captain Terry W Parker with the Lumberton Police Department.

Officers found 18-year-old Cameron Brewington of Warwick Mill Rd on the ground with a gunshot wound to the upper body, according to Captain Parker.

Brewington was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead, the press release states.

Investigators identified 23-year-old Ryan Hunt of Cave Street as the person responsible for the teen's death.

Warrants have been issued for Hunt for 1st degree murder, and assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill.

Anyone with information as to Hunt's whereabouts is asked to contact Det. Dereck Evans at the Lumberton Police Department at 910-671-3845.

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