Deputies arrest Robeson County man wanted on murder charge after a deadly domestic dispute

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ROBESON CO, N.C. (WBTW) – A Robeson County man was arrested on first-degree murder and assault charges after a deadly domestic dispute, according to the sheriff’s office.

Deputies with the Robeson County Sheriff’s Office were looking for Donald Ray McMillian, 46, of Shannon. He faces charges of first-degree murder and assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury.

Authorities say, Clayton Cummings, 25, of Shannon, was found shot to death on Thursday at about 10:20 p.m. in a home on Morgan J. Road in Shannon. Another person, a woman, also was found at the home with serious injuries from being assaulted.

The shooting and assault were the result of a domestic dispute, according to the sheriff’s office.

McMillian was taken to the Robeson County Detention Center without bond, according to the sheriff’s office.

The case is being investigated by Robeson County Sheriff’s Office Homicide Division.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to contact Robeson County Sheriff’s Office at (910) 671-3100 or (910) 671-3170.


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