Police release the name of the victim in Elizabethtown shooting

Elizabethtown Shooting

ELIZABETHTOWN, N.C. (WECT) - The victim of the shooting on May 24 in Elizabethtown has been identified as David “DJ” Swindell Jr.

Elizabethtown police responded to reports of shots fired at a residence on Silent Alley near the Mt. Zion Church Sunday afternoon around 2:40 p.m. and found the body of a man.

The gunshot victim was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Investigators are currently following leads to identify the shooter.

The State Bureau of Investigation has been brought in to assist with the investigation.

If you have any information, please contact Det. Sgt. W. Thompson at (910) 862-3125.

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