GASTON COUNTY, N.C. (FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) – A gentleman has been charged with to start with-degree murder soon after law enforcement stated he shot and killed his neighbor on Thanksgiving Working day, according to Gaston County Police.
The fatal capturing happened all-around 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 25, at a home along Stanley-Lucia Highway.
As officers arrived at the scene, they situated a woman inside of the residence, identified as Kathy Smith, 58, who had been shot. She was pronounced useless at the scene.
Gaston County Police located and detained the suspect, identified as Daniel James Moxley, 48, at the scene. Law enforcement mentioned the target and suspect are neighbors.
Moxley has been charged with initial-degree murder and is currently being held in the Gaston County Jail with out bond.
The investigation stays active and open up. Anybody with extra information is requested to phone Criminal offense Stoopers at 704-861-8000.