Fatal House Fire Is Ruled Arson

Rocky Mount Police are search for the person in connection with a murder and arson.

Early Friday morning, The Rocky Mount Fire Department responded to the 17 hundred block of Fletcher Drive For a house fire. Once inside they found 65 year old Ellen Sharpe dead.

Police say foul-play was involved and ruled this fire --arson. A scheduled autopsy on Sharpe took place today.

If you have any information about this crime you can call The Twin County Crime stoppers At (252) 977-1111