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Woman hurt in drive-by shooting in Aberdeen

Posted November 17, 2013
Updated November 18, 2013

Police respond to a shooting on Colonial Avenue in Aberdeen that happened shortly after 7 p.m. on Nov. 17, 2013.

— A 50-year-old Aberdeen woman was injured Sunday night in what authorities say was a drive-by shooting.

Aberdeen police said the shooting happened shortly after 7 p.m. on Colonial Avenue.

The woman was treated and released from Moore Regional Hospital, authorities said.

A second drive-by shooting also was reported at a residence just outside Pinebluff on Monday night.

No one was injured in the incident, which happened on Morgan Lane near West Philadelphia Avenue. Moore County sheriff's Capt. Bill Mackey said it was too early to tell if the two shootings were related.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Moore County Sheriff’s Department at 910-947-2931.


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  • dbop90 Nov 18, 2013

    Funny how we have to say "this culture".....I think everyone here knows what that really means.

  • Obamacare for one and all Nov 18, 2013

    Sadly, lopo is right. It's an epidemic which is ruining this country.

  • lopo Nov 18, 2013

    Lol thats the problem sunshine1040, this culture that performs these acts have no father or any idea who might be there Father.

  • sunshine1040 Nov 18, 2013

    Takes a real coward to participate in a drive by shooting. Stand up and fight like a man did your Father or Grandfather not teach you anything about being a man.