Body found inside Sampson County home, homicide investigation underway

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SAMPSON COUNTY, N.C. (WNCN) – The Sampson County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a homicide after finding a body inside a home in the 2300 block of Trinity Church Road Saturday night.

The Sheriff’s Office and EMS responded to an unknown situation at the home around 10 p.m.

Authorities say a body was found inside the home as well as sufficient evidence of a homicide.


The name of the vicitm has not yet been released.

Authorities have identified a person of interest but will not release any suspect information at this time.

They say there does not appear to be any threat to the community.

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