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Pitt County man charged in shooting death of estranged wife

Posted September 21, 2020 11:22 a.m. EDT

Authorities later arrested 38-year-old Kevin Vebber, of Greenville, who investigators said is the victim's estranged husband. 

— A man is accused of killing his estranged wife, authorities say.

On Sunday before 6:30 p.m., deputies with the Pitt County Sheriff's Office responded to a home at 2465 Askew Road in Farmville just off U.S. Highway 64.

Deputies located 34-year-old Charly Warters Vebber, who had been shot in the head and died at the scene.

Authorities later arrested 38-year-old Kevin Vebber, of Greenville, who investigators said is the victim's estranged husband.

Kevin Vebber was charged with one count of first-degree murder and was being held in the Pitt County Detention Center with no bond.

An investigation is ongoing.

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