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Spring Lake man shot to death

Posted November 7, 2012 8:55 a.m. EST

— Cumberland County authorities on Wednesday were investigating the death of a 20-year-old Spring Lake man found lying in a street Tuesday night. 

Javier Dashawn Allen, of Buckeye Drive, was found in the 300 block of Lee Street. His body was transported to the State Medical Examiner's Office in Chapel Hill for an autopsy, but authorities said he was shot. 

More details were not released in the ongoing investigation.