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Two killed, one critically injured after porch shooting


ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, NC – Sunday, June 27th shortly before 10 p.m., Rockingham County Sheriff's Deputies were dispatched to 160 Dan River Church Rd. Eden, N.C. in response to three gunshot victims at that location.


Upon their arrival, Deputies discovered three individuals on the porch area of the home suffering from what appeared to be gunshot wounds.


Two of those individuals were deceased, the third was transported to a local area hospital for treatment.


That individual is listed in critical condition.


The names of the victims are not being released at this time pending notification of the next of kin.


Rockingham County Sheriff's Investigators believe the three victims were on the porch of the residence around 9:50 p.m. when suspect(s) began firing from the woodline adjacent to the house.


At this point in the investigation, this is not believed to have been a random act.


Anyone with information about this double homicide, shooting incident is asked to call 9-1-1 and report it to local law enforcement immediately. You can also call the Rockingham County Sheriff's Office at 336-634-3232 or the Rockingham County Crime Stoppers Hotline at 336-349-9683.

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