Man killed, two others injured in Richmond County shooting

Man killed, two others injured in Richmond County shooting
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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.

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