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Smith County Murder Arrest

We have a follow up on a murder case we told you about last week. A 22 year old Chapel Hill man has now been charged, along with two others, in the murder of Shawn Pickens, also of Chapel Hill. Today, Smith County deputies charged Bryson Carey with murder. Investigators say other charges are pending. Shawn Pickens was found dead, shot in the head, inside an SUV last Thursday in Smith County. Two others have been charged. They are 25 year old, Cornet Meekins and his common law wife, Stephany Campos. Meekins is suspected of being linked to a gang, authorities say, that is responsible for two other murders.
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