Elizabethtown Man Killed During Armed Robbery


-- Authorities in Bladen County are trying to find the three men they say robbed and killed an Elizabethtown man.

The men broke into Howard Hopkins' home on Able Street Monday night.

Authorities say Hopkins tried to run, but he was shot in the chest. He made it to a neighbor's house about a block away on Blue Street but died at the hospital.

Authorities do not have any suspects.

Reported by Nicole Ferguson