Reported fatal shooting on Harrington Street
The Sanford Police Department has confirmed a 20-year-old man was shot in the 200 block of Harrington Street at 4:52 a.m. Wednesday. The man was taken to UNC Hospital, where he later died from his injuries.
Sanford Police roped off Harrington Street with crime tape and were present at the scene until at least 11 a.m.
A woman at the scene said the person shot and killed was her cousin.
This is the third death investigation in Sanford since Sunday.
Stacey Lamont Morrison, 31, of Sanford, was fatally shot shortly before 3:30 a.m. Sunday in the 1300 block of Goldsboro Avenue and Travis Richardson, 30, of Sanford, was fatally shot at 11:58 p.m. Sunday in the 2800 block of Eames Drive, according to Sanford Police Capt. Harold Layton.