Denton, NC -- A Davidson County woman has been arrested and charged in connection to a murder that happened just outside Denton Monday morning.
Deputies with the Randolph County Sheriff's Office were called to a home on Canaan Church Road on the report of a motor vehicle break-in in progress. Officers arriving on the scene found the residence on Lot 5 open. When they checked in the home, they found Richard Thomas Coler dead inside.
51-year-old Shawn Renee Meier has been charged with murder and break and enter of a motor vehicle. She is being held at the Randolph County Jail under no bond pending a first appearance.
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