Lillington man found dead outside home

Apr. 05, 2013 @ 05:01 AM

A Harnett County man was found dead outside of his Lillington home Wednesday, according to authorities.

James Vines, 47, of the 100 block Blake Street, Lillington, was found near his residence after the Harnett County Sheriff's Office responded to the area in reference to gunshots, according to a sheriff's office release.

Vines was transported to Betsy Johnson Regional Hospital in Dunn for an autopsy. 

According to the release, no further information available, and the case is under investigation.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the detective division of the Harnett County Sheriff's Office at (910) 893-9111.