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Moore County Authorities Make Arrest In Murder Of Vass Woman

Posted February 14, 2001 6:00 a.m. EST

— Moore County investigators have made an arrest in themurder of a Vass woman.

Terrence Elliott, 31, is charged with first-degree murder, and several other crimes. He lived down the street from the victim, 77-year-old Alice McCrimmon.

Detectives found McCrimmon's body in her home a week ago. They say she was beaten, sexually assaulted and strangled.