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Argument Over Necklace Leads To Death

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FAYETTEVILLE — May 5, 1996 1:25 p.m. EDT

A 14-year-old Cumberland County boy is dead after a Friday night argument over a necklace.

Witnesses told WRAL-TV5 News that Rodney Sams refused to give a gold chain to another 14-year-old and the second teen fired several shots at Sams.

It occurred on South Dorchester Place, near Bunce Road.

Deputies are now searching for the accused assailant

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