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Woman dead, man critically injured in Edgecombe County shooting.

Published: Apr. 2, 2021 at 12:18 PM EDT|Updated: Apr. 2, 2021 at 5:52 PM EDT
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EDGECOMBE COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) - A woman died, and deputies say the suspect shot himself this morning in Edgecombe County.

Deputies say they found two shooting victims around 10:45 a.m. at a mobile home on Lucky Lane in the Lakeside Community.

Mahogany Battle, 30, died at the scene, while Marcus Bridgers is in critical condition at an area hospital.

Deputies say the man and woman both lived at the trailer and that the 33-year-old Bridgers shot himself.

No motive was released, but no one else was involved in the shooting, according to a news release.

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