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Couple found slain in Robeson home

Posted July 18, 2012 2:20 p.m. EDT

— Robeson County authorities were investigating after a couple was found shot to death Wednesday morning inside a home southeast of Lumberton.

Paul Adams, 62, and Kathy Adams, 57, were found dead by their son in the master bedroom at 9833 Old Whiteville Road at about 10 a.m., authorities said.

Investigators were treating the case as a double homicide, and authorities sent the bodies to Southeast Regional Medical Center for autopsies.

No other details were released.