A Carapo man was killed by police on Monday night.
Police reports said around 7.30pm police approached Roger Cabie and after a brief exchange with them he pulled out a gun.
The officers were reportedly afraid and opened fire. Cabie died at the scene.
Residents are claiming the police murdered him.
Editor's note: The original version of this story mistakenly said Roger Cabie was a former UNC local government election candidate for the area. Our apologies for the error.