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Robeson County Man Charged With Murder

Posted May 8, 2005 11:02 a.m. EDT

— A man from Robeson County was charged Saturday with first-degree murder, robbery and assault.

Authorities said Rashawn Cruz shot two people Saturday morning in a home on North Willow Street, in Lumberton.

Santiana Rivera died from a gunshot to his chest.

The other victim was treated for gunshot wounds to his legs and released from the hospital.

Cruz is being held without bond at the Robeson County Jail.