NC Man Charged With Killing Ex-Wife

SPENCER, N.C. - A man has been charged with beating his ex-wife to death in Spencer.

Authorities say 47-year-old Rodney Roberto Wallace was arrested Thursday morning in Wrightsville Beach and charged with first-degree murder and violating his probation.

Spencer police say the body of Toney Ann Johnson was found between two homes at around 9 a.m. Wednesday.

The couple divorced in January.

Wallace was being held Saturday in the Rowan County jail. It wasn't known if he had an attorney.


To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the
Conversation Guidelines and FAQs

Leave a Comment