Judge Declares Mistrial in Murder Case

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CAIRO -- An Alexander County murder case ended Friday in a mistrial.

 
Chauncey Hughes is charged with killing his wife in Novebmer 2013. Court records show a judge declared a mistrial Friday. Heather Davis was found shot to death in the couple's Cairo home. Hughes has said the shooting was an accident.
 
There's no word yet on whether Hughes will be re-tried.
       
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