ABERDEEN, NC (WTVD) -- The Moore County Sheriff's Office says it is investigating a murder in the Aberdeen area Wednesday.
Deputies were sent to a home in the 600 block of Sandpit Road Wednesday morning and discovered the body of 76-year-old Dallis L. Kellis.
He had been shot.
"Deputies are currently conducting a very thorough crime scene search of the residence," said Moore County Sheriff Neil Godfrey.
Anyone with information that can help investigators is asked to call the Moore County Sheriff's Office at (910) 947-2931.