FAIRMONT, N.C. (WBTW) — One person died Saturday night after a shooting in the Fairmont community in Robeson County, police said.

Fairmont police said Keon Alston, 29, was found at about 8:40 p.m. by officers who were called to 616 Madison St. after going to investigate a report of shots being fired. He suffered “multiple gunshot wounds.”

Alston died after being taken to UNC Southeastern in Lumberton.

Fairmont police said the investigation is ongoing with officers following up on leads.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911 or Fairmont police at 910-628-5115.

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