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2 arrested including granddaughter of 88-year-old grandmother found dead

The victim, Elizabeth Morris Adkins, 88, was found dead in her house Sunday morning on Juless Street.

DANVILLE, Va. — Police arrested two people in connection with the death of an 88-year-old grandmother.

The Danville Police Department said the victim, Elizabeth Morris Adkins was found dead in her house Sunday morning on Juless Street. Police later arrested her 24-year-old granddaughter, Lindsey Mae Johnson. They also arrested Johnson’s boyfriend 22-year-old, Nicasio Antonio Guzman both of Chapel Hill.

Johnson and Guzman are both charged with second-degree murder. Police said Adkins’ body will be transported to the Medical Examiner’s office in Roanoke for an autopsy and final determination of cause of death.