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LUMBERTON, NC -

The Robeson County Sheriff's Office are investigating a murder that happened outside of  a convenience store Saturday afternoon.

Alex Jones, 40, was found shot to death in the parking lot of Thunder Valley Oasis store on Old Lowery Road right before 4 p.m., according to Major Anthony Thompson, law enforcement received the call around 3:59 p.m.

Although an autopsy is still pending, deputies have arrested Maurice Ashford for the death of Jones, Ashford is charged with first degree murder, and has been placed in Robeson County Detention Center with no bond.

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