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Police say an argument between 2 family members in south Charlotte escalated to shooting death


CHARLOTTE, North Carolina — Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say a family argument led to the shooting death of a 49-year-old man.

Local media outlets report that officers responded about 6 a.m. Friday to a call about an assault inside a Carmel Road home in south Charlotte. They found Robert Norman Craddock Jr., who died at the scene.

Officers say an argument between two family members escalated to a shooting. Police say family members, including the shooter, have been interviewed. Prosecutors will review the case and decide whether to file charges.

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