Two people died in shootings late Thursday in Gaston County, Cherryville police said.
Officials responded to a call at 112 Bates Ave., where they say they found Andy Heath Hartman, 40, dead of a gunshot wound, Capt. Cam Jenks said.
A witness to the shooting identified the suspect. Jenks said police found the suspect, Yates Franklin Mauney III, 40, at a home outside city limits, dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Officials have not said what they believe may have led to the shootings.
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