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Spindale Police Investigate Deadly Shooting

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Police investigate deadly shooting in Spindale. Police investigate deadly shooting in Spindale.
Spindale, NC - Spindale Police and the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation say they are investigating a deadly shooting.
 
Police say they were called to a disturbance at the Mingle City Sports Bar & Grill on 1945 US-74A around 1:30 am Saturday.

Officers say they found a man laying on the ground near a vehicle close to the building.

While trying to resuscitate the man, they discovered he had a gunshot wound in the back of his neck.  

Police later identified the man as 43 year old Jeffrey Lee James of Spindale.  He was taken to Rutherford Regional Medical Center, where he later died in the emergency room.

They say James was an employee of the bar and worked security that night.

If you have any information on what happened, call Spindale Police at (828) 286-3464 or Rutherford County Crimestoppers at (828) 286-8477.
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