Hoke County murder under investigation
HOKE COUNTY, N.C. (WTVD) -- Hoke County detectives are questioning a possible suspect about a murder.
Sheriff Hubert A. Peterkin said someone shot Chad Blanks in the back at a home in the 600 block of Goose Pond Road.
It happened about 2:40 p.m. Monday.
Blanks died on the way to the hospital.
Investigators believe the crime could be drug related.
Anyone with further information is urged to contact the Hoke County Sheriff Office.
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