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Gastonia shooting leaves 1 dead

Police are investigating the death of 29-year-old Markovia Lashawn Durham.

GASTONIA, N.C. — Gastonia Police are investigating a shooting that left one person dead. 

Officers responded to 6010 West Fifth Ave. on Sunday at 8:46 p.m. in response to a shooting. Police said upon arrival they found 29-year-old Markovia Lashawn Durham dead from apparent gunshot wounds.

Gastonia Police Criminal Investigations is investigating the incident. 

WCNC Charlotte reviewed the police department's incident report for the shooting. The document was heavily redacted because the investigation involves a child. 

Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call 704-866-6878.

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