77
      Saturday
      84 / 69
      Sunday
      81 / 69
      Monday
      82 / 69

      Two die in Scotland County shooting

      LAURINBURG - Sunday, Laurinburg Police charged 33-year-old Lashon Fairly with two counts of murder and possesion of a firearm by a convicted felon.

      A uthorities say Fairly killed 30-year-old Derrick Bethea and 18-year-old William McKoy with a semi-automatic rifle.

      I t happened at the intersection of West Main Street and Aberdeen Road just before noon Saturday.

      P olice say the victims were leaving Brothers in the Hood Market near downtown when Fairly opened fire on them.

      I nvestigators say there was an on-going dispute over a dog fight between the men.

      Fairly is not elgible for bond.

      The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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