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Man arrested in Southern Pines attempted murder case

Posted October 12, 2012 5:47 p.m. EDT
Updated October 23, 2012 4:48 p.m. EDT

— A man wanted in connection with an attempted murder case in Southern Pines nearly a month ago has been arrested in Florida, police said Friday.

Kovacs Kieron Troutman was arrested Friday in Indian River County, Florida in connection with a Sept. 14 shooting of Bobby Terrell Dobbins on U.S. Highway 1 South near Morganton Road.

Investigators are asking that anyone who might have information about the shooting to contact the Southern Pines Police Department at 910-693-1481 or the department's crime-tip line at 910-693-4110.