ROBESON COUNTY, N.C. (WBTW) — Two juveniles were treated after Robeson County authorities were called to investigate a report of a shooting inside a vehicle Saturday evening in Lumberton.

A 9-year-old and a 13-year-old were taken to the hospital, according to Major Damien McLean of the Robeson County Sheriff’s Office. The 9-year-old was treated and released, while the 13-year-old was being treated for injuries that are not considered life-threatening.

Deputies were called at 7:41 p.m. to the 9000 block of Highway 211 E. near Lumberton, McLean said. The circumstances surrounding the shooting have not been released.

News13 reached out to the spokesperson for the sheriff’s office on Monday to ask what led up to the shooting, if any suspects have been identified and other questions. The spokesperson has not responded as of Thursday morning.

The Robeson County Sheriff’s Office Juvenile Division is handling the investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call the sheriff’s office at 910-671-3170 or 910-671-3100.

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