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Names of double fatal stabbing in N. Topsail Beach released

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Officers with the North Topsail Beach Police Department are investigating a double fatal stabbing that happened last week. (Source: WITN) Officers with the North Topsail Beach Police Department are investigating a double fatal stabbing that happened last week. (Source: WITN)

NORTH TOPSAIL BEACH, NC (WECT) – The North Topsail Police Department has released the names of the men killed in a knife fight on the beach last week, according to WITN.

The media outlet is reporting Robert Shellhammer IV and Christopher Stewart, both 31, died Thursday night after apparently stabbing each other.

According to police, the two men were found deceased on the beach strand between Ocean Drive and Village Stump Sound.

Police say the investigation is ongoing, and anyone with information should call (910) 328-0042 or (910) 455-3113 to reach the Onslow County Sheriff's Office.

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