Around 9:30 Sunday evening, Lumberton police responded to a call of shots fired in an apartment on Lee Circle. When they arrived, they found Deonte Bethea, 20, dead of a gunshot wound.
Police have no known witnesses.
They say Bethea's last known home address was on Parrish Street in Lumberton.
They're asking anyone with information to call Detective Brian Hodge at 910-671-3845 or Crimestoppers at 910-738-1133.