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Homicide in Four Oaks under investigation

Luis Aguilar Cortez, 34, was shot to death inside his home, at 2433 Hockaday Road in Four Oaks, at about 4:30 a.m., authorities said.

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FOUR OAKS, N.C. — Johnston County deputies on Monday were investigating a homicide in Four Oaks.

Luis Aguilar Cortez, 34, was shot to death inside his home, at 2433 Hockaday Road, at about 4:30 a.m., authorities said.

Cortez's housemates told investigators that they heard three shots.

No other details of the case, such as a possible motive for the shooting or descriptions of suspects, were released.

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