The Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office said deputies responded to the shooting just before 4 a.m. at the Carolina Motor Inn, 2533 Gillespie St.
The man, Kelvin Deon Jones, 27, was taken to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call detectives at 910-323-1500 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477.
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