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Wendy’s employee shot and killed a co-worker after argument and fight escalated


A 21-year-old man from Charlotte, North Carolina, is currently in jail without bail after being accused of killing his co-worker, 19-year-old J’Karri Anderson, on October 6, 2023.

19-year-old J’Karri Anderson

The shooting happened outside of the Wendy’s restaurant on West W.T. Harris Boulevard near West Sugar Creek Road in Charlotte. According to online reports, J’Karri, who was also an employee of Wendy’s, got into an argument with another co-worker, 21-year-old Christopher Franks. The argument escalated into a physical fight, during which Franks pulled out a gun and shot J’Karri outside of the restaurant.

21-year-old Christopher Franks

According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg police, the shooting occurred around 5:30 p.m.

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Police said J’Karri was rushed to the hospital where he later died due to his injuries. They also said that J’Karri did not have a weapon and what led to the fight between Franks and J’Karri remains unknown at this time.

Police said they interviewed Franks and later took him into custody. He is being charged with first-degree murder and remains in the Mecklenburg County Jail with no bond.

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Gerald Jackson
Gerald Jackson
Hi, my name is Gerald Jackson and I am 28-years-old. I was born and raised in Troy, Alabama. I currently reside in North Carolina. I am a Journalist, Influencer, Content Creator, and a Man of Faith! I don't shy away from the truth, always speak my mind, and before I take anything back, I'll add more to it. Follow me on my social media below to keep up with my personal life. LOL!

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