Friday, September 28, 2018

Shooting Death in Winston County Overnight

The Winston County Sheriff's Office was called to a home on Blaine Road at 10:39 p.m. on Thursday evening. Upon arriving at the scene, officers found that Ceasar Lopez have been shot twice and died later at Winston Medical Center. Lopez was a resident of the home.

Kelly Coleman, another resident of the home stated that the suspect, who had a prior relationship with Coleman, forced his way into the home through a bedroom window. The witness stated that the suspect fired several rounds at Lopez and struck him in the neck and chest. The suspect left the scene. He had since turned himself in to the Winston County Sheriff's Department on Friday morning at 9:30 a.m. 

 The suspect is under the age of eighteen and his name is not released at this time The investigation continues.