LAURINBURG, N.C. – A man was fatally shot in Laurinburg, North Carolina early Sunday morning, according to the local police department.
The shooting took place at an apartment complex on West Boulevard around 2:30 a.m. after authorities received reports of gunfire. Upon arrival, officers discovered the body of 35-year-old Rawhawn Thompson from Maxton, who had succumbed to a gunshot wound.
The suspected shooter, who has not been publicly identified, surrendered to the police following the incident, and an investigation into the shooting is currently underway.
The Laurinburg Police Department has not released any further details regarding the circumstances surrounding the shooting, but authorities have confirmed that the investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information regarding the incident is encouraged to come forward and assist the police in their investigation.
This tragic event underscores the ongoing issue of gun violence in our communities, and the need for authorities to continue their efforts to prevent such incidents from occurring in the future.
Rawhawn Thompson, a 35-year-old from Maxton, was fatally shot in an apartment complex on West Boulevard in Laurinburg, North Carolina. The suspected shooter surrendered to the police, and an investigation is currently ongoing.