Carlton Antonio Murphy (11281)



1/5/2016: Police said someone called 911 around 5 a.m. saying shots had been fired. When officers arrived, a person began shooting at them from a second-floor balcony, police Chief Kerr Putney said at the scene. Police later said Murphy fired more than 30 shots at responding officers. Officer Jacob Meadors returned fire, police said, and the man retreated into the apartment. A SWAT team and negotiators were sent to the scene, CMPD said. They went inside the second-floor apartment and found the suspect dead, Putney said. http://www.wcnc.com/story/news/crime/2016/01/05/cmpd-respond-to-shots-fired-call-in-west-charlotte/78293778/

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