make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

Police in Lumberton charge 16-year-old with murder


LUMBERTON, N.C. (AP) - Lumberton police say a 16-year-old boy is charged with murder in the shooting death of a 21-year-old man.

The Fayetteville Observer reports ( ) the names of the teen and the shooting victim were not immediately available.

Capt. Terry Parker said the shooting occurred around 10:40 a.m. Saturday. Parker said the victim was shot multiple times in the stomach, and he said police are looking for at least one other person.


Information from: The Fayetteville Observer,

(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Disclaimer: Comments posted on this, or any story are opinions of those people posting them, and not the views or opinions of WWAY NewsChannel 3, its management or employees. You can view our comment policy here.