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Several people accused of lying to authorities about shooting

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COLUMBUS COUNTY, NC (WECT) – Several people in Columbus County could face charges for lying to authorities.

Deputies said they received a call Saturday morning regarding a shooting near the Bolton Sportsman Club located at the intersection of Sam Potts Highway and Tenth Street.

When officials arrived to the scene, people told them there was not a shooting.

Shortly after, deputies found Jermaine Henry, of Elizabethtown, sitting in a car. He had, in fact, been shot.

According to deputies, Henry's girlfriend, Gwendyln Baldwin was in the hospital after getting shot in the arm.

The incident is under investigation.

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