Pair arrested in killing of lady present in submerged automotive
Belmont Police Division
Police on Wednesday arrested a person and a lady in reference to the killing of a 61-year-old lady discovered useless in a automotive submerged within the Catawba River.
The physique of Delia Aldridge Rick was found Might 5 after police responded to a report of a submerged car off South New Hope Highway on the Seven Oaks bridge, The Charlotte Observer beforehand reported..
Police charged 48-year-old James Michael Rick with first-degree homicide and in addition had been on the lookout for 51-year-old Melinda Kay Robinson, initially described as an individual of curiosity within the case. She was described as an acquaintance of the Ricks.
Police arrested James Rick and Robinson at a house within the 1000 block of Previous Carolina Mining Highway exterior Stanley in Gaston County, based on a Gaston County Police Division information launch Wednesday afternoon.
Robinson was charged with accent after the very fact to first-degree homicide, police stated.
Close by East Gaston Excessive College was positioned on “a short lived perimeter lockdown as a precaution,” based on the discharge.
Anybody with info is inspired to name the Gaston County Police Division at 704-866-3320 or Crimestoppers at 704-861-8000.