WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Authorities have arrested a man in the death of a Hartnett County woman and her unborn child in Wilmington.
Local news outlets report that 24-year-old Tevin Demetrius Vann appeared for a bond hearing Wednesday where a judge said he would be appointed a public defender.
Police say that Vann was arrested Tuesday evening and charged with first-degree murder in the death of 21-year-old Ashley Mclean of Lillington. He is also charged with murder in the death of her unborn child.
Mclean was found in a Wilmington hotel room on Aug. 12.
Authorities have not said how she was killed.