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Two Held in Addor Murder

Moore County sheriff’s deputies have arrested two Addor men in connection with a shooting death Monday night. Officers arrested Justin Raynal Cotton, 18, and Martin Devon McMillan, 19, Friday and charged both with murder and robbery. According to Sheriff Lane Carter, the two intended to rob Donald Gray Sands Jr., 43, of Aberdeen. They are charged with conspiracy to commit robbery with a dangerous weapon, attempted robbery with a dangerous weapon, common law robbery and murder.

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