HERTFORD COUNTY, NC (WVEC) -- The murder of a convenience store owner in Hertford County is under investigation.

The Roanoke-Chowan News Herald reports 56-year-old Uday Manik died after being shot several times.

He was found behind the wheel of his car in the middle of intersection around 9:15 Thursday night.

We're working to get more information from the Hertford County sheriff.