Editor's note: This story has been updated with the name of the shooting victim.
A Hope Mills man was killed in a Thursday night shooting on Lawndale Street, the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office said.
The Sheriff’s Office responded to the shooting at 7:18 p.m. A man with a gunshot wound was taken to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead, the Sheriff’s Office said in a release.
The Sheriff’s Office on Friday identified the man as 40-year-old Carlos Runquiz Whitted of Hope Mills.
The Sheriff's Office Homicide Unit is investigating.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to call homicide detective Senior Sergeant C. Zwan at 910-677-5503 or Crimestoppers at 910-483-TIPS (8477).