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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