Man arrested in woman’s shooting death in North Carolina

July 9, 2018

LEXINGTON, N.C. (AP) — A man has been arrested after a woman was shot to death at a home in North Carolina.

The Davidson County Sheriff’s office said in a news release that deputies were called to a home outside Lexington around 7:30 a.m. Sunday.

Sheriff David Grice said 45-year-old Gregory Laverne Kennedy of Lexington has been charged with murder.

Deputies called to the home found 50-year-old Wanda Taylor dead from a gunshot wound.

Grice said Kennedy lives in the home with Wanda Taylor’s sister.

Deputies have not released a possible motive. Kennedy is scheduled to appear in court Monday. There is no attorney listed for him yet.

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