Woman shot, killed at home near Aberdeen

The Moore County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the murder of a woman outside of Aberdeen.

According to the Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to a shooting on Forest Circle Sunday afternoon. Deputies found the woman in the home.

Paramedics attempted to save her life, but she was pronounced dead at the scene.

The woman’s identity is currently unknown.

The shooter ran from the scene, according to the Sheriff’s Office

Authorities said the area had been cordoned off with crime scene tape and a K-9 unit was at the property searching behind the home.

Authorities located a person of interest in the shooting and are questioning them.

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