Deputies: One dead after stabbing in Robeson County

Deputies: One dead after stabbing in Robeson County
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ROBESON COUNTY, NC (WMBF) - One person is dead after a stabbing incident in Robeson County, according to authorities.

The Robeson County Sheriff’s Office said deputies responded to a home on Hazel Road in Pembroke at around 2:45 p.m. Friday.

Deputies said 32-year-old Venar Hammonds was found at the scene with a stab wound and later died at the hospital.

The sheriff’s office said the incident occurred after a dispute between two groups, and a person of interest has been identified.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Robeson County Sheriff’s Office at (910) 671-3170 or (910) 671-3100.

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