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Fayetteville Man Charged in Killing Son

Posted August 26, 2000 7:00 a.m. EDT

— According to investigators, an argument Saturday night culminated in a father killing his adult son.

Jerry Barts is in Cumberland County jail, charged with shooting and killing his son, John Barts.

The shooting happened around 8:30 p.m. at 4511 Wellington Dr., a home shared by the father and son.

The senior Barts is charged with first degree murder.