Missing teen’s body found, 2 facing murder charges


    SPRING LAKE, NC (AP) — Authorities in central North Carolina
    say two people are in custody and facing murder charges after the
    body of a missing Spring Lake teen was found.

    Investigators say 17-year-old Vincent Carlisle Jr.’s body was
    found Thursday in a wooded area north of Spring Lake. The body is
    being sent to the state medical examiner in Chapel Hill for an

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    Authorities tell The Fayetteville Observer that two people
    were being held without bail at the Harnett
    County jail on first-degree murder charges Thursday night. Their
    names were not immediately released.

    Debbie Tanna, a spokeswoman for the Cumberland County Sheriff’s
    Office, says the killing appears to have happened in Harnett

    Family members say they last heard from Carlisle around 10 p.m.
    Sunday when he left the house.

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