Gaston County woman shot and killed by neighbor on Thanksgiving

Gaston County Daniel Moxley
Gaston County Daniel Moxley(WBTV)
Published: Nov. 25, 2021 at 4:53 PM EST
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STANLEY, N.C. (WBTV) - Gaston County Police are investigating a homicide that occurred on Thanksgiving in Stanley.

Daniel Moxley, 48, has been arrested and charged with first-degree murder for shooting his neighbor, 58-year-old Kathy Smith on Thursday.

The shooting took place at 2344 Stanley-Lucia Road in Stanley, N.C. around 1:30 p.m. on Thanksgiving.

Gaston County PD found Smith with the fatal gunshot wound inside a home and detained Moxley at the scene.

Moxley is being held in the Gaston County Jail without bond.

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