Police: Dispute between neighbors led to deadly Cornelius shooting

Police say this is an isolated incident.
Arnaldo (left) and Geovany Munoz were arrested in connection with the death of James Johnson.
Arnaldo (left) and Geovany Munoz were arrested in connection with the death of James Johnson.(Cornelius Police Department)
Published: Nov. 26, 2022 at 8:31 PM EST

CORNELIUS, N.C. (WBTV) - Cornelius officers have arrested two men in connection with a shooting Saturday afternoon in Cornelius.

According to police, officers were called just before 3 p.m. to Lynn Drive for a reported shooting. When officers arrived, police say, they found 55-year-old James Johnson, who was pronounced dead on scene.

After an investigation, officers identified 53-year-old Arnaldo Munoz and 19-year-old Geovany Munoz as suspects. Both men were charged with first-degree murder.

Officers say they were all three neighbors and this is an isolated incident.