Tuesday Dec 3
Two women shot, killed over weekend
In the first of two deaths that led Sheriff Shep Jones to term this holiday weekend a "very violent" one in the county, a Hamlet man was arrested on Saturday for the shooting death of a Laurel Hill woman.
Woman shot death in home
A woman died at the Scotland Memorial Hospital after being shot in a home at the intersection of Old Wire Road and Debra Way in the Laurel Hill community of Scotland County around 8 p.m. Saturday.
City man takes plea in 2009 murder
A Laurinburg man charged with the murder of a Maxton man pleaded to a lesser charge in Monday's session of Scotland County Superior Court.