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Deputies, NCSBI investigating fatal Lenoir shooting

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CALDWELL COUNTY, NC (WBTV ) -

The Caldwell County Sheriff's Office and the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation are investigating after a man was shot and killed late Sunday night.

According to officials, the Caldwell County Communications Center received a call about a shooting on the 1500 block of Slope Terrace just after 11 p.m.

Deputies responded to the scene and found an unresponsive man, later identified as 53-year-old Ora David Newman, lying outside the home.

Caldwell County Emergency Medical personnel pronounced Newman deceased at the scene from an apparent gunshot wound.

Officials have not said if they are looking for a suspect.

Sheriff Alan Jones said, "This investigation is ongoing and we are still gathering evidence. Once we complete the investigation we will present it to the District Attorney's Office for their determination on charges."

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