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Greensboro man shot and killed, police arrest 18-year-old son and charge him with murder

Greensboro Police said 43-year-old Thomas Thurman was shot and killed Friday night. Police arrested Thurman's 18-year-old son in connection with his death.
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GREENSBORO, N.C. — A Greensboro man is dead and his 18-year-old son is behind bars Saturday after police responded to a shooting Friday night. 

Police said they responded to the 2000 block of Twain Road in reference to a shooting. That's where they found 43-year-old Thomas Thurman, who had been shot. 

First responders tried to help the victim, but police said he died at the scene. 

Police have arrested 18-year-old Jalen Donte Thurman, the victim's son, and charged him with first-degree murder. 

Jalen is being held at the Guilford County Jail with no bond. He appears in court on Monday at 2 p.m.

Greensboro Police said the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers. 

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