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SALISBURY -- A 71-year-old man was fatally shot in Salisbury over the weekend, according to police.

Police said Emerson Truitt Roebuck was found at his home on W. Kerr Street with gunshot wounds around 11:30 p.m. Saturday.

Police said Roebuck was pronounced dead at the hospital.

No possible suspect information or motive for the crime has been released.

Anyone with further information about the case is urged to call the Salisbury Police Department at 704-638-5333 or Salisbury-Rowan Crime Stoppers at 1-866-639-5245.

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