Man charged after wife, daughter found dead in NC apartment fire

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SANFORD, N.C. —  Firefighters battling an apartment fire in Sanford, Monday afternoon discovered the bodies of a woman and her 13-year-old daughter.

Now the woman’s husband, who has not been located, is a suspect in the case.

Billy Jo McLean, 54, is charged with two counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of Calandra McLean and her daughter, TaShonna.

Concern is also mounting for the woman’s 17-year-old son, who loved ones believe could be with the suspect.

Read more: WTVD

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