DAVIDSON COUNTY, NC (WFMY) - A 20-year-old man is wanted for murder and arson after deputies believe he killed a neighbor in the Wallburg community.
Firefighters responded to a structure fire call Saturday morning on the 350 block of Normans Lane in the Wallburg community around 8 a.m. They found 56-year-old Dennis James dead. An autopsy showed Vernon died after he was assaulted. Deputies previously believed James died because of the fire.