SOUTHERN PINES — More details have been released about a murder in Southern Pines.
Police found the body of 28-year-old David Rashawn Shaw around 11:45 p.m. Tuesday on Shaw Avenue. No arrests have been made.
The Pilot in Southern Pines is reporting that police responded to a call of fired shots on Shaw Avenue at 11:41 p.m. When they arrived at 396 Shaw Avenue, they found Shaw on the ground having suffered a gunshot wound, and pronounced him dead at the scene.
According to the State Department of Corrections records, Shaw had a lengthy criminal background and was recently released from an 8-month jail sentence on drug and weapons charges.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Southern Pines Police Department Investigation Division at (910) 693-1481 or the Crime Tip Line at (910) 694-4110.
Information from The Pilot.