BURLINGTON, N.C. — Police have identified the three people who were shot and killed in Burlington early Sunday morning.
At about 3:40 p.m. Sunday, police, fire and EMS officials responded to a shooting on Adams Street.
At the scene, officers found three people dead inside the home.
All three appeared to have suffered gunshot wounds.
Police identified the victims as 47-year-old Dana Underwood, of Burlington, 43-year-old Tyson Bennett, of Burlington, and 46-year-old Anthony Fitcher, of South Carolina.
Officers believe Underwood and Bennett had been in a previous relationship.
They believe there is no longer a threat and the incident is contained to the Adams Street home.
Police are investigating and ask anyone with information to contact the Burlington Police Department at (336) 229-3500. For anonymous methods, call Alamance County-Wide Crimestoppers at (336) 229-7100 or text 8398 to 274637 for text a –tip method, both with possible cash rewards.
At 1540 Burlington Police, Fire & EMS responded to Adams St in reference to a shooting. Officers have scene secured and located victims inside the residence. Officers do not believe a continued threat exist to the community and that the incident is contained to Adams St residence
— Burlington Police-NC (@BurlingtonNC_PD) September 15, 2019