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10/15/2020 6:42:00 AM
Two Charged In Double Murder

Gastonia Police Department
Press Release

Gastonia Police have made two arrests in a 2018 double homicide.

On April 4, 2018, Brenda Campbell Henson, 71, and Robert Metcalfe, 47, were discovered deceased at Henson’s residence at 2511 Mary Avenue, Gastonia. Marcus Anthony Meadows, 50, of Gastonia, and Brittney Diane Gidney, 30 of Gastonia, both have been arrested on two counts of first degree murder in this case. 

“We appreciate the community’s assistance in coming forward in this case and reward money is available for additional information,” said Criminal Investigations Division Capt. Keith McCabe.

Anyone with additional information is asked to call Detective M.B. Watts at 704-866-6885 or CrimeStoppers of Gaston County at 704-861-8000. Crime Stoppers offers cash for tips that help detectives with investigations.


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