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Two found dead at Wilmington home in apparent double homicide

Posted July 24, 2021 11:14 a.m. EDT

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— New Hanover County detectives are investigating a double homicide in Wilmington on Saturday.

Two people died at a home on Providence Road in Wilmington. A call to 911 was made by someone inside the home.

The county sheriff's office said both victims were shot and believe the shooting occurred around 5 a.m.

There is no suspected threat to the community.

Deputies did not reveal information about suspects or the circumstances of the shooting.

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