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Man found dead behind Spring Lake apartment complex

Posted November 5, 2016 7:09 p.m. EDT
Updated November 6, 2016 3:31 p.m. EST

Investigators said the man, identified as Devonte Saquan Tart, 24, of Dunn, was shot and then his body was moved to the vacant apartment complex..

— Spring Lake police are investigating a man was found dead Saturday behind an apartment complex.

According to authorities, the unconscious man was found at about 2:30 p.m., near a fence and behind a building at 1302 King Street.

Investigators said the man, identified as Devonte Squan Tart, 24, of Dunn, was shot and then his body was moved to the vacant apartment complex..

Tart was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Spring Lake Police Department is asking anyone with information to call 910-436-0350 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477.