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Southern Pines man shot to death

Posted August 3, 2009 11:05 a.m. EDT
Updated August 3, 2009 11:06 a.m. EDT

— Southern Pines police are investigating after a 20-year-old man died of a gunshot wound to the chest.

Officers responding to a shooting found Daniek Davon Burns, of Southern Pines, in the 300 block of South Stephens Street around 11:30 p.m. Friday.

Burns was transported to First Health Moore Regional Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The investigation is ongoing, police said.

Anyone with information about the shooting should call the Southern Pines Police Department at 910-692-7031.