New Milford man fatally shot in North Carolina

A New Milford man working at the Robeson County fair has been shot and killed in Lumberton, N.C.

Multiple media outlets reported police said 53-year-old Edward M. Reiner of New Milford was shot Monday, Sept. 30 after a fight behind a convenience store across the street from the fair.

Reiner had worked for Dreamland Amusements featured at the fair, which is set to open later this week.

Police have not released a motive in the shooting. They say Reiner was shot several times.

He was pronounced dead at Southeastern Regional Medical Center.

No arrests have been reported.