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Vigil planned Mon. night for UNC-Chapel Hill student from Charlotte found dead


A UNC-Chapel Hill fraternity will host a vigil Monday night for one of their brothers, a student from Charlotte found dead over the weekend.

Police in Carrboro say 18-year-old David Palmer Shannon, a first-year student, was found dead on Brewer Lane late Saturday night. It is not clear exactly where on the street he was found.

Police have not determined how Shannon died. Officers urged the UNC-Chapel Hill community the incident is isolated and that the community was not in danger. Anyone with information is asked to call Sergeant Metz at (919) 918-7409 or Lt. Westbrook at (919) 918-7417.

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