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Suspect Extradited in Lumberton Double Murder

Posted July 23, 1997 12:00 a.m. EDT

— Deputies in South Carolina have made an arrest in connection with the deaths of two people in Lumberton.

Elizabeth Baxley and Sam Braswell were found murdered inside his home back in June.

Tuesday night, deputies in Columbia arrested this man Leonard Hair after discovering he was in a stolen car.

The Lumberton Police Department is working with South Carolina authorities to have Hair extradited.