Moore Co. woman in critical condition, man dead in domestic shooting

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Tuesday, January 31, 2023
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MOORE COUNTY, N.C. (WTVD) -- One woman is in critical condition after a shooting in Moore County.

Moore County Sheriff's Office said deputies responded to a call of a woman being shot at a home in the Pinebluff area.

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When deputies arrived they heard gunshots inside the home. When deputies entered the home they found 39-year-old Nicole Lowen who had been shot in the chest. Jason Vuncannon, 42, was found dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

The shooting is being investigated as a domestic incident.

Lowen was airlifted to UNC Hospital in Chapel Hill.

The sheriff's office is investigating the circumstances around the shooting.