Fatal shooting in Marshville

May. 23, 2013 @ 06:14 AM

Union County sheriff's deputies and Union EMS paramedics were dispatched to the scene of a shooting at 3423 Lanesboro Road Thursday morning just after 1:00. According to emergency radio traffic, EMS workers prepared to leave the scene with the victim in serious condition. Minutes later, radio traffic indicated the victim had died as result of the gunshot wound.

Deputies and crime scene investigators are on the scene and have set up a perimeter as well as a white canopy to shield them from the rain. The scene is about 1800 feet from the site of a double homicide that occurred August 21, 2012.

Few details are available at the time of this writing. The Enquirer Journal will update this story as details are made available.