17-year-old found fatally shot in Hoke County

HOKE COUNTY (WTVD) -- Authorities in Hoke County are investigating a 17-year-old's death as a homicide after he was found fatally shot Tuesday night.

Just before 8 p.m., Hoke County Sheriff's deputies were called to the intersection of North Old Wire Road and McGougan Road about the incident.

When they arrived, they found 17-year-old Bryan Stuart Requena of Sampson County face down on the ground.

Further details surrounding the incident have not been released. The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information regarding the case is asked to contact the Hoke County Sheriff's Office at (910) 875-5111.
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