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Shooting Victim Dies

Posted March 30, 1997

— Just hours after being shot, allegedly by an ex-boyfriend, Paula Robinson died at UNC Hospitals Saturday night. Robinson had been shot twice in the back.

A total of five adults and two children were in the house at 911 Old Fairground Road in Dunn during the shooting. None of the children was injured.

Authorities identified the ex-boyfriend as Reginald Johnson.

Also shot was Tony Owens, who was Paula Robinson's present boyfriend. Shot in the shoulder, he is listed in stable condition at Duke Hospital.

Authorities said Reginald Johnson then went out on the front lawn of the house and shot himself in the head. He is listed in unstable condition at Duke.

No charges have been filed.


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