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Sanford Police Charge Man With Murder

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SANFORD, N.C. — Police say an argument may have led to the shooting death of a Sanford man Tuesday night.

Junior Ridges, 29, of Sanford, is charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of James Raeford, 26,

Raeford was shot in the head on Hall Street just before 8 p.m.

Ridges is being held in the Lee County Jail on $1 million bond.

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