Sheriff: 1 dead, 2 others hurt in Robeson County shooting

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Published: Sep. 17, 2021 at 11:47 PM EDT|Updated: Sep. 18, 2021 at 9:31 AM EDT
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PEMBROKE, N.C. (WMBF) - Authorities are on the scene of a shooting in the Pee Dee.

Robeson County Sheriff Burnis Wilkins said deputies responded to reports of multiple people shot on the 6000 block of Deep Branch Road in Pembroke.

Three people in total were taken to the hospital with injuries, but one of the victims died upon arrival. That victim was later identified as 34-year-old Steven Douglas, of Pembroke.

The other two victims, a 26-year-old man and a 27-year-old man, were still in the hospital as of early Saturday. No other details were provided on their respective conditions.

The incident remains under investigation.

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