Arrest made after Harnett County teen fatally stabbed

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Brianna Shintel Green

The Harnett County Sheriff's Department is investigating a homicide that happened Saturday at about 2:45 a.m.

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Deputies said that they responded to a hang-up 911 call at 4817 NC Highway 27 West in Lillington.

When they arrived they found 18-year-old Brianna Shintel Green dead from stabbing injuries.

Sherrod Anthony Ford

Authorities said that 22-year-old Sherrod Anthony Ford went into her house then entered her room by force and stabbed Green multiple times.

Green's mother was at the home at the time and managed to run to the neighbor's house for help.

The neighbor walked to the house and saw as Ford stabbed Green with a hand tool.

The neighbor then fired a handgun which made Ford run off, the gun was fired a second time which then injured Ford.

Ford was then arrested and taken to the hospital for his injury.

Authorities said that Green and Ford had just ended a relationship.

He was charged with first-degree murder and burglary. Ford is being held in the Harnett County Detention Center with no bond for the murder and a $100,000 dollar bond for the burglary.

This investigation is still ongoing.

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