• Man who shot girlfriend's son dies after shooting himself

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    NEWTON, N.C. - A man who shot his girlfriend's son, then himself has died.
     
    Christopher Davis began arguing with his girlfriend on Friday and fired at least two shots, according to Newton police.
     
    An 8-year-old child was shot in the hand. Police said Davis shot himself in front of the house on North Ervin Avenue.
     
    Police said Davis was a convicted felon who never should have had a gun.

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