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SBI Looks To Surveillance Tape In Lumberton Robbery, Shooting

Posted July 21, 2004 8:49 a.m. EDT

— The State Bureau of Investigation hopes a store surveillance tape will help them catch a killer.

Investigators say the two subjects shown on the tape robbed Ali's Food Mart on Carthage Road in Lumberton at 1:05 a.m. Saturday.

During the crime, officials say one of the suspects shot the store manager, Robert Woodell, four times. Woodell died at the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Lumberton Police Department at (910) 671-3968 or the SBI at (800) 334-3000.