- Associated Press - Thursday, January 19, 2017

CARTHAGE, N.C. (AP) - A Moore County man has been arrested and charged with murder for a shooting death at his home.

Sheriff’s deputies told local media outlets that 62-year-old Gregory Thomas Short of Carthage is charged with murder in the death of 55-year- old Jeffrey Dowd about 6:15 p.m. Wednesday.

Sheriff Neil Godfrey said in a statement Thursday that Short is also charged with possession of a gun by a felon.

Deputies found Dowd when they responded to a report of shots fired at Short’s home. Deputies said the two men had argued before the shooting.

It was not known if Short has an attorney.

LOAD COMMENTS ()

 

Click to Read More

Click to Hide