Deputies identify man killed in Bladen County shooting

Updated: May. 10, 2021 at 4:48 PM EDT
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CLARKTON, N.C. (WECT) - The Bladen County Sheriff’s Office has identified a man who was shot to death in Clarkton Friday evening.

According to a news release, deputies responded to Oakdale Homes off South College Street around 9 p.m. after receiving a call about a shooting.

When deputies arrived, they found the victim Germaine Trayvon Menser, 25, of Clarkton, dead at the scene. Officials say Menser suffered multiple gunshot wounds.

“Investigators with the sheriff’s office conducted a crime scene search and interviewed potential witnesses in the area,” the news release stated.

Deputies say the homicide appears to be drug-related and the investigation is on-going.

If anyone has any information about this case, they are asked to contact the Bladen County Sheriff’s Office at 910-862-6960.

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