Two arrested in woman’s death in east Charlotte

Updated: May. 30, 2021 at 6:19 PM EDT
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - Two people were arrested following the death of a woman in east Charlotte Saturday afternoon.

Police responded to a welfare check on Biscayne Drive and found 29-year-old Ashly Marie Marquez dead.

After gathering evidence, police identified 30-year-old June Kennard Brantley and 31-year-old Troy Ricardo Privette Jr. as the suspects.

June Brantley and Troy Privette
June Brantley and Troy Privette(Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office)

Brantley has been charged with first-degree murder and concealing a death. Privette has been charged with accessory after the fact (murder) and concealing a death.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 704-432-TIPS.The public can also leave information anonymously by contacting Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

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