It happened May 12, 2010, and the shots killed 45-year-old Rick Carter, of Gray. Washington County sheriff’s investigators and a state prosecutor believe James Henry Allen, 51, fired the shots that killed Carter as Carter stood just inside the home where Allen once lived.
Allen is charged with first-degree murder and possession of a prohibited weapon. He had faced a charge of violation of an order of protection, but that violation was actually a criminal contempt and not an actual crime. It was dismissed.
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