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Report: Two killed in Anson shooting identified

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ANSON COUNTY, NC (WBTV) -

The Wadesboro Police Department identified two men who were killed in a shooting Monday evening, according to the Anson Record.

Jerry Thomas Rorie, 25, and Marcus Antonio Allen, 24, were shot at a residence on Salisbury Street, the paper said.

One of the men ran approximately 50 yards to the 74 Stop & Shop, at the corner of Salisbury Street and Catherine Lane, and collapsed before dying from his injuries, the report states.

Police told the Anson Record they believe the shooting was a result of gang violence.

The paper reports that the shooter has not been apprehended, but police are talking to persons of interest in the case.

Anyone with information about the crime should contact the Wadesboro Police Department at (704)694-2167.

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