Man charged with murder in Hoke County

October 1, 2013 4:43:27 PM PDT
Hoke County Sheriff Hubert A. Peterkin said Tuesday his deputies have made an arrest in a fatal shooting September 21 in Raeford.

Thirty-five-year-old Leon McGeachy's body was found in the backyard of a home in the 600 block of Scott Currie Road.

Peterkin said 22-year-old Dwayne Michael Barnett is now charged with first-degree murder in the case. He was being held in the Hoke County Detention Center without bond.

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