A woman was shot dead Monday night and police have charged a man with her murder.
Beulaville police say they were called to 105 Osbourne Way around 9:10 p.m. and discovered Beverly Knowles had been shot and killed.
Police say Duplin County 911 got a call from a 14-year-old boy saying that his mother had been shot. The boy told 911 that his mother's boyfriend was at the home, he heard loud noises and screaming, heard a car drive off and then found his mother shot.
Police say Carlus Langston, who also lived at the address, has been charged with murder. The 42-year-old man is in the Duplin County jail and police say their investigation is continuing.
Neighbors tell us Langston had pushed the woman's son, and the couple then got into a domestic argument.
The district attorney and police have scheduled a 3:00 p.m. news conference on the case.
We're gathering details on a shooting in Beulaville In Duplin county.
Details are limited at this time.
WITN spoke to Duplin County Sheriff Blake Wallace, Tuesday morning who says a shooting occurred, but says the Beulaville Police department is leading that investigation and will have to provide the details.
Stay tuned to WITN -TV for more information once authorities release it to us.
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