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News Minute: Here is the latest North Carolina news from The Associated Press at 3:40 a.m. EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Police say a former East Carolina University football player was shot to death in north Raleigh. A police spokeswoman says 24-year-old Anthony Domonique Lennon was pronounced dead at the scene of Friday night's shooting. So far, there have been no arrests in the case.

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Floodwaters from Tropical Storm Cindy are covering timberland and fields across the rural Deep South, but the sun has peeked out enough to offer hope that the worst is over. Swollen by heavy rains and flowing quickly, the Chickasawhay River was out of its banks near the southeastern Mississippi town of Leakesville and nearly 9 feet above flood level with the water still rising.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - An airline worker has been indicted after authorities say he got into a fight with officers at a North Carolina airport. An indictment charges 30-year-old Jordan Lee Moore of Winston-Salem with two counts of interference with security screening personnel. Authorities say the charges stemmed from Moore's attempt to go through a security checkpoint at Charlotte Douglas International Airport on March 30 without a valid boarding pass.

LEXINGTON, N.C. (AP) - A North Carolina man who escaped from jail and assaulted an officer has turned himself in. report Davidson County Sheriff David Grice said Benjamin Small, who escaped last Saturday from the county jail, turned himself in to authorities Friday in the Linwood community near Lexington. Small was awaiting trial on drug charges and other offenses at the time of his escape.

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