2 involved in deadly Robeson County shooting identified, 19-year-old charged

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ST. PAULS, N.C. (WBTW) — A 19-year-old was arrested Monday night shortly after a deadly shooting near St. Pauls in Robeson County, according to Chief Stephen Dollinger with St. Pauls Police Department.

A 43-year-old man was killed in the shooting at about 8 p.m. on Shaw Street, police said. He was identified Tuesday as Kristopher Allen, of St. Pauls.

Ra’Shawn Jones, 19, of St. Pauls, was arrested. Police said Jones and Allen knew each other and were shooting at each other as a result of an ongoing dispute.

Jones was charged with misdemeanor larceny, breaking and entering, discharging a weapon into an occupied vehicle, discharging a weapon within city limits, and possession of a stolen firearm. He was taken to the Robeson County Detention Center on a $100,000 bond, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Bradley Rountree at 910-865-5155.

Count on News13 for updates to this developing story.

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