Maxton man found dead in home

By: Staff report

MAXTON — Maxton police are investigating the shooting death of a man who was found dead in his home on Thursday.

According to a statement from the Police Chief Tammy Deese, David McLean, 58, was found dead inside a residence at 403 McLaughlin St. at about 12:30 p.m. from what “appeared to be a gunshot wound.” The statement said there was evidence the home had been broken into.

The State Bureau of Investigation is assisting with the investigation.

Anyone who might have information is asked to call police Lt. William Davis at 910-844-5667.

Staff report