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1 killed, 1 arrested in Harnett County shooting

Posted February 26, 2018 7:35 p.m. EST
Updated February 26, 2018 9:41 p.m. EST

Handcuffs resting on top of a page of fingerprints

— One person was charged Monday following a fatal shooting in Harnett County.

Deputies with the Harnett County Sheriff’s Office responded to a home at 70 Mallie Drive in Cameron at about 12:30 p.m. and found Jason I. Spriggs, 35, with a gunshot wound.

Spriggs was pronounced dead at the scene.

Brian Paul Massey, 29, of 6107 Twiggs Court in Hope Mills was charged with second-degree murder in connection with the death. He was being held Monday night under $500,000 bond.

Authorities said the shooting was the result of a domestic incident, but no further details were released.