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Man strikes neighbor with 2x4, then waits for deputies

Posted July 28, 2014

— When Hoke County deputies arrived at 4239 Old Maxton Highway in Red Springs on Sunday, they found Charles Junior Rowsey sitting in a chair waiting for them and Garrett Locklear on the ground with a laceration to his head.

Rowsey, 50, struck Locklear with a 2x4 while they argued at his home, deputies said. The men are neighbors.

Rowsey was arrested and charged with assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury.

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  • 68_dodge_polara Jul 28, 2014

    Not one more!