Teenager charged with murder in the death of Beaufort County woman

Teen charged with murder in death of Angela Isner.
Teen charged with murder in death of Angela Isner.(WITN)
Published: Dec. 13, 2020 at 9:59 AM EST|Updated: Dec. 16, 2020 at 8:45 PM EST
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BEAUFORT COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) - The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office says a teenager has been arrested and charged with murder in the death of a Beaufort County woman.

On Saturday, December 12th at about 5:00 pm Beaufort County Deputies were called to check the welfare of a woman living at 1117 Highway 171, north of Washington. When Deputies arrived on scene, they entered the home and discovered the woman was dead. Foul play was suspected.

The victim was identified as 49-year-old Angela Isner.

The Medical Examiner has yet to give a cause of death, but it is believed to be blunt force trauma.

At about 4:00 pm today members of the Beaufort County Narcotics and Criminal Investigations units arrested an unnamed 17-year-old and charged that person with murder in Isner’s death.

The juvenile also faces charges of robbery with a dangerous weapon, felony larceny, obtaining property by false pretense and financial identity theft.

The juvenile is currently being held in the Pitt County Juvenile Detention Center.


Beaufort County deputies have identified the woman found dead in her home this weekend.

An autopsy on the body of Angela Isner is scheduled for Tuesday at the Pitt County Medical Examiner’s Office.

Deputies say they received a call to check on the 49-year-old’s welfare and discovered the body inside her home on Highway 171, north of Washington.

Foul play is suspected in Isner’s death and deputies say they have no suspects in the homicide.

Anyone with information on the woman’s death should call the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office at 252-946-7111.


A woman was found dead inside her home in Beaufort County Saturday afternoon.

On Dec. 12, 2020, around 5:00 p.m. The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office was called to do a welfare check.

According to deputies, when they arrived at the woman’s home on Highway 171 she was dead.

Investigators do not have a suspect, but believe that her death was not accidental.

The investigation is still ongoing.

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