Man charged after NC woman killed in shooting at business park party

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP/WNCN) – Police say a 23-year-old man has been charged with murder in the fatal shooting of a woman at a party at a North Carolina business park.

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department said in a news release that Corey Lamar Vega was arrested at the scene of the shooting that killed 27-year-old Ebony Tamia Harrison early Sunday.

Vega was charged with murder and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. Harrison, of Charlotte, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Officers heard shots fired after police received a 911 call about an unspecified threat being made.

The officers found the fatally wounded woman when they responded to the Charlotte business park where a party was being held.

ABC and ALE officers also responded to the scene, according to WBTV.

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