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Deputies: Man fatally shot brother in head during fight

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Jeffery Dwayne Anders (Lincoln County Sheriff's Office) Jeffery Dwayne Anders (Lincoln County Sheriff's Office)
LINCOLNTON, NC (WBTV) -

Investigators in Lincoln County say one man is dead after getting into a dispute with his brother.

An argument between two brothers escalated into gun shots leaving one of the brothers dead.

According to the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office, 44-year-old Jeffery Dwayne Anders and 41-year-old Rickey Dwayne Anders got into an argument at Rickey's Broad River Lane home.

Investigators say it happened Thursday evening around 5:30 p.m.

Rickey Anders was shot in the head and pronounced dead at the scene.

Jeffery Dwayne Anders is charged with second degree murder and is being held in the Harven A. Crouse Detention Center under a $750,000 secured bond. 

He will appear in Lincoln County District Court on Friday.

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