19-year-old dies after being shot over the weekend, sheriff says

19-year-old dies after being shot over the weekend, sheriff says
(Source: Gray News)

ROBESON COUNTY, N.C. (WMBF) – A 19-year-old who was shot over the weekend has died, according to Robeson County Sheriff Burnis Wilkins.

Wilkins said Timothy Goins died on Monday at McLeod Hospital in Florence.

Deputies received a call about a shooting on Path Road in Fairmont around 1:47 p.m. Sunday.

Goins was taken to the hospital by a family member, authorities said. He reportedly suffered a single gunshot wound at his home.

Burnis said it is believed that the shooting may have been accidental involving a family member. The case continues to be investigated by the Criminal Investigations Division and Juvenile Division.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call the Juvenile Division at 910-671-3140.

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