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Person of interest sought in Cumberland double slaying

Posted June 1, 2011 9:08 a.m. EDT

— Cumberland County investigators are trying to identify a man who drove a wounded man to a Cary hospital after a May shootout that killed two Fayetteville men.

Investigators said that gunfire erupted in a home at 3921 Donna St. on May 8, killing Rodriguez Odell Harris, 23, and Terrell Boykin, 19.

A man drove a third victim, who had been shot in the leg, to WakeMed in Cary, said Debbie Tanna, a spokeswoman for the sheriff's office.

Investigators are trying to identify the driver. They characterized him as a person of interest who they believe has information about the case.

Anyone who can identify the man or knows his whereabouts is asked to call the Cumberland County Sheriff's Office at 910-323-1500 or the anonymous Tipsline at 910-484-8477.