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3 charged with murder after man shot, killed in McDonald’s parking lot in Greensboro

It happened at the corner of West Wendover Avenue and Bridford Parkway Monday morning.

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Three people are facing first-degree murder charges after a man was shot in a McDonald’s parking lot and later died. 

Police said Chavez Laquan Vargas, 29, of Winston-Salem was shot Monday morning after 9 a.m. in the restaurant's parking lot at the corner of West Wendover Avenue and Bridford Parkway. Vargas later died from his injuries.

Greensboro police arrested and charged the following three people including Joshua Lapree Padgett, 32, of Asheboro, Justin Jones, 21, of Greensboro, and Nicole Angelina Newby, 27, of Greensboro.

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They’re facing the following charges:

Joshua Lapree Padgett is charged with first-degree murder, robbery with a dangerous weapon, conspiracy to commit robbery and possession of firearm by felon.

Justin Jones and Nicole Angelina Newby are charged with first-degree murder, robbery with a dangerous weapon and conspiracy to commit robbery.

All three are being held at the Guilford County Jail with no bond.