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3 Injured in Dunn Shooting

Posted March 29, 1997

— Three people are in area hospitals after a shooting in Dunn Saturday at noon.

Authorities said a man went to his ex-girlfriend's house at 911 Old Fairground Road, where he allegedly shot her in the stomach and shot her present boyfriend in the shoulder.

The ex-boyfriend then went out on the front lawn and shot himself in the head.

A total of five adults and two children were in the house during the shooting. None of the children was injured.

The woman is in critical condition at Betsy Johnson Hospital in Harnett County.

The two men were both transported to UNC hospitals, where the ex-boyfriend is listed in critical condition.

Names were not released, pending notification of relatives. No charges have been filed but may be forthcoming.


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