Man charged in Adams Farm shooting

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Brandon Lynch Benders

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Police have charged Brandon Lynch Benders in the October 11th fatal shooting of his girlfriend, Anstin Cieria Alston, at their Adams Farm apartment.

On October 11th, after a domestic dispute, Benders fatally shot Alston, then barricaded himself into their Adams Farm community apartment where he shot himself, according to police.

He was then taken to the hospital with a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

After he recovered from his injuries, police charged Benders with first-degree murder.

Benders is being held in Guilford County Jail without bond.

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