Norlina woman charged with killing her mother
Posted September 23, 2014
Norlina, N.C. — A Norlina woman was arrested and charged Tuesday with killing her mother, the Warren County Sheriff's Office said.
Rhonda Lyvaunne Pettus, who lived with her mother at 497 Axtell Ridgeway Road, is charged with first-degree murder.
Rhonda Pettus remained in the Warren County jail Tuesday under no bond. Her first scheduled court appearance is Oct. 8.
A relative of Nell Pettus, 58, found her body outside the home last Wednesday night, authorities said.
An autopsy determined she had been shot.