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One Teen Dead, Another Arrested in Shooting

Posted January 17, 2001

— A Cumberland County teenager is dead and another teenager is charged with killing him.

David Bain, 17, has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of Charles Cook, 19, a student at Cape Fear High School.

The Cumberland County Sheriff's Officer says Bain fired shots into a pick-up truck, killing Cook.

A teenage girl was also in the truck, but she was not hurt.

Investigators believe an argument over the girl sparked the shooting.


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