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Autopsy: Mooresville teen died of gunshot wound

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MOORESVILLE, NC (WBTV) -

Police in Mooresville say a 17-year-old man found dead inside a home last week died from a gunshot wound.

According to police, the incident was reported at 7:16 a.m. on the 300 block of Bell Street.

Police responded to the home, and found Markell Terrice Norris, 17, dead inside the home.

Officers initiated a death investigation at that time.

Preliminary results of an autopsy conducted on Monday indicate that Norris died as a result of a gunshot wound.

His death is being investigated as a homicide, police told WBTV.

Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (704) 658-9056.

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