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I.'. STA2TLT C0U7TTY rABlHSl SHOT AHD KTTJsTIP Pad Brtrwa. 13.Ttar.OU B07, Said to Hatc Doe Shoctinr. Ecportcd That He Confessed, Hade Good His Escape and Sheril and Pcsw on SearcSv. Albemarle. Mareh -T.A tragedv .rcarrtl at Hock? River spr;ng rear; .i ii1!.iJe. in this fount v, aliout 12 Iifk. tiniav. hen Pau! . Irtn. it ; j said, the lS-ycar .Id s n of Mitch. ell Brown, a, iiioi , and killed John Murrav. &U a vlnlf . man and a prominent farmer. liotu ; Murray and Brown are residents of: :lv Aqadale tomnruriitv.- The eause of the trouble seemingly ha nt ben ; learned, but it is thought that ioi. j blv a teud. which b Mid to hae ex- ittnl between- the Murray and the! Brown families, was the ra in f the trageily. It seems that n. tre;-ent at the time of the one 'A as si.ooun except the small tki of Mr. Murray, but Brown, is said to , have made a statement immediately after the shooting to the effect that he was the party who did the shooting. It is said that he also told his mother when lie reached home of what 1 1 had done. A telephone message frot.1 Aduadale called Sheriff (1. 1). Blalock, to ti e scene alxut 12:30. and as soon as the wounded man diel. Coroner P. J. Huneycutt was summonel to hold an inn nest, which took place this afternoon. Up to this wri'ing voting Brown is still making good his e-caie so far as has beun learned here, but the sher-ie and several deputies are making evj-y effort iossible and it is thought "that they, will succeed in effecting his arrest shortly.

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  1. The Concord Times,
  2. 29 Mar 1917, Thu,
  3. Page 6

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