One dead, two injured after Friday night shooting in Eufaula

One dead, two injured after Friday night shooting in Eufaula
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EUFAULA, Ala. (WTVM) - An investigation is underway after a late night shooting left one Georgetown, Georgia man dead and two others injured in Eufaula on Friday, April 3.

Barbour County Coroner, Chip Chapman, confirmed 28-year-old Lorenzo Johnston was pronounced dead on the scene from upper body gunshot wounds.

Johnston was at a residence on South Dr. T.V. McCoo Blvd around 11:15 p.m. when he and two other individuals were shot.

The two other victims that were shot were able to escape the residence. The second victim was airlifted to Dothan with a gunshot wound to the upper body. His condition is unknown at this time. The third victim was taken to Medical Center Barbour in a private vehicle. He is in stable condition.

Witnesses suggest a robbery was initiated before gunshots were fired.

This case is being investigated by the Criminal Investigations Division. Anyone with information is urged to call the Eufaula Police Department at 334-687-1200 or the Anonymous Tip Line at 334-687-7100.

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