Deputies: Suspect arrested after Caldwell County man found shot to death

LENOIR, N.C. — Deputies have arrested and charged a suspect after a Caldwell County man was found shot to death Saturday evening.

Officials said 56-year-old Richard Lee Crump has been charged with the murder of 55-year-old Larry Milton Gragg.

(Richard Lee Crump)

The shooting happened just before 7:30 p.m. Saturday along Anthony Creek Road in the Globe Community, west of Lenoir.

Deputies said when they arrived on scene, they found Gragg deceased.

Authorities have not said what may have led to the shooting.

Crump is being held at the Caldwell County Detention Center with no bond.

No other information has been released.

This is an ongoing investigation. Check back with wsoctv.com for more information. 

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