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Man charged in shooting of Raleigh teen

A 17-year-old suffered life-threatening injuries in a shooting on Blount Street in downtown Raleigh Friday night, police said.

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Larry McCargo
RALEIGH, N.C. — A Raleigh man faces attempted murder charges after a shooting Friday night that left a 17-year-old with life-threatening injuries, police said.

Larry Donnell McCargo, 22, of 913-A Blount St., is accused of shooting Curtis Hartsfield Jr. at 913 S. Blount St. around 9:15 p.m. Hartsfield was shot once in the torso and was taken to WakeMed, police said.

Hartsfield was listed in critical condition Saturday, indicating that his condition had worsened. He had been listed in serious condition earlier Saturday.

Police have not commented on a motive in the shooting.

McCargo was being held in the Wake County jail Saturday without bond. His first court appearance was set for Monday.

McCargo has a previous conviction for resisting an officer in Wake County in 2005, according to state Department of Correction records.

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