Ex-husband arrested after woman’s body found in neighborhood
06/13/2014 7:07 AM
06/13/2014 12:04 PM
A man was arrested in Wrightsville Beach Thursday after his ex-wife’s’ body was found in a Spencer neighborhood Wednesday morning.
Rodney Roberto Wallace, 47, was arrested without incident Thursday morning.
Wallace was sitting with a woman across the street from the police station in his car when she got out of the car and started screaming she was with a murderer, authorities said. Wallace was then arrested by Wrightsville police.
Wallace’s ex-wife, Toney Ann Johnson, was found around 7 a.m. Wednesday between two homes on the 700 block of 4th Street in Spencer, Spencer police said. Police then began searching for Wallace.
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