Catawba County homicide suspect arrested in Baltimore

A man wanted in connection with the killing of a 36-year-old man in Catawba County was arrested Friday.

The suspect, James Vincent Rinkines, was charged with the murder of Tony Ly. Rinkines was with his girlfriend, Rose Shutz, who was charged with accessory after the fact, officials said.

The two are being held in Maryland.

Ly was killed in the 5300 block of Whitener Road in Hickory around 9:15 p.m. Thursday.

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