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JOHNSTON COUNTY – An employee at a Johnston County business was killed while at work. Just after 5:00pm today (Friday), the Johnston County Sheriff’s Office and Johnston County EMS responded to Murphy Express on Highway 42 near Interstate 40 in the Cleveland community.
An employee was reportedly involved in an altercation with an unknown person in or near the bathroom area inside Murphy Express and was killed. The suspect fled from the scene but was later arrested.
There was a second employee inside the business at the time of the incident.
Initial reports indicate the victim was fatally stabbed.
Multiple law enforcement officers responded to the scene.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.
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