Man accused of a murder in east Charlotte found not guilty



CHARLOTTE, N.C. - A jury decided Wednesday a 20-year-old accused of killing a man on Farm Pond Lane was not guilty of the crime.
The jury found Brenton Samuels not guilty of first-degree murder in the 2013 slaying of Monte Gay.
Terrence Parker has already been sentenced to more than 18 years in prison after he pleaded guilty in the crime.
Officials said Parker admitted to the killing.

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