Man shot to death outside business

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Jul. 5—HIGH POINT — A man was found shot to death in south High Point outside a service station early Saturday.

Walter Devon Pouncy, 38, of High Point died from gunshot wounds he suffered outside the business in the 800 block of W. Fairfield Road. High Point Police Department officers found Pouncy unresponsive after they rushed to the scene following calls of shots fired shortly after 12:35 a.m. Saturday.

Pouncy was pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators are awaiting further autopsy information from the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Chapel Hill to specify Pouncy's injuries.

No arrests had been made as of Monday, and police had not released a description of the assailant or a motive for the shooting.

It was the ninth homicide this year in High Point.

Anyone with information can call High Point Crimestoppers at 336-889-4000. Someone providing a tip can remain anonymous but still collect any reward offered.

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