NC man shot, killed while mowing lawn

Posted on: 11:13 am, May 9, 2013, by

Credit: WSOC

Credit: WSOC

BESSEMER CITY, N.C. — Investigators say a man has been shot and killed as he mowed his lawn in Gaston County, WSOC is reporting.

Police say they were called to the Bessemer City home around 7:30 a.m. Wednesday and found a body beside an old lawn mower in the freshly cut grass.

Investigators think the killing is part of a family dispute. They say they have someone they want to talk to, but haven’t made any arrests. A vehicle drove down the dirt road leading to the home just before the shooting.

The name of the victim also has not been released.

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