GASTON CO., NC (WJZY) - The Gastonia Police Department has arrested a local man in connection to a homicide investigation.
Officers arrested Eduardo Jorge Rojas, 40, and charged him with first-degree murder.
The incident occurred Thursday at 1213 W. 10th Avenue in Gastonia.
Police were called at 3:45 p.m. Thursday, May 5 and found Amoritta Costner unresponsive inside a bathroom of the home.
This case is still under investigation.
Check back for details on this developing story.