Lumberton police investigate after man fatally shot in own yard

Lumberton police investigate after man fatally shot in own yard
A man was found shot to death in his yard Wednesday morning in Lumberton, according to officials. (Source: WSFA 12 News file photo)

LUMBERTON, N.C. (WMBF) – A man was found shot to death in his yard Wednesday morning in Lumberton, according to officials.

Around 6:30 a.m., officers were called to the 1900 block of Berry Street and found the victim, identified as 30-year-old Torry Green, lying in the yard of his home, a press release from Lumberton police stated.

A family member found Green in the yard after hearing multiple gunshots, according to officials.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to call Lumberton police at 910-671-3845.

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