One Killed, One Wounded in Robbery Attempt

Two men were shot Friday night during a robbery attempt, one of them killed.

Halifax County Sheriff's deputies say that two men entered the home of 58 year old Wilbert Caine on Hobgood Road in Hobgood in Halifax County, then forced him to walk at gunpoint next door to Clifton Holiday's home, once there the two gunmen opened fire, killing Caine and wounding Holiday. Deputies say the men were seen leaving in a dark full sized SUV, with a chrome grill. If you have any information about this crime call the Halifax County Crimestoppers hotline at 252-583-4444.