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Person killed after shooting in Wadesboro, police say

The department did not identify the victim, and said state investigators are also assisting.

WADESBORO, N.C. — The Wadesboro Police Department said they're investigating a shooting that left one person dead Saturday afternoon, and state agents are also aiding.

The department shared a Facebook post saying officers responded to the call around 12:30 p.m. near Marshall Street and Barrington Street. The lone victim was found dead at the scene. Officers are withholding the victim's identity as of writing.

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The North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation was requested to assist the department.

Anyone with information that could help is urged to call (704) 694-2167 ext 1.

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