ROCKINGHAM, NC (WBTV) - A homicide investigation is underway after one person was killed and two others were injured in a shooting in Richmond County Wednesday night.
According to the Richmond County Sheriff's Office, the shooting happened on Maner Road in Rockingham around 8:30 p.m. Deputies found one man in the yard of a home with an apparent gunshot wound. He was reportedly conscious when deputies arrived and was airlifted to a hospital, deputies said.
He is expected to be OK.
Another man was found in the living room of the home unresponsive, according to officials. The man, identified as 28-year-old Sylvester Lee Wilburn, was also airlifted to a hospital but died a short time time later, the sheriff's office said.
While interviewing witnesses, deputies found a woman who had also been shot in the leg area, deputies said. She was taken to the hospital and has since been released.
No one has been charged.