Arrest made in holiday shooting in Butner

May. 27, 2014 @ 09:58 PM

BUTNER — Police in Butner are investigating the shooting death of a man on Memorial Day.

Police say they were called to a home shortly before 6 p.m. Monday and found a man dead in the home. Officers say they have arrested a woman who was in the home.

The man's name has not been released.

The 52-year-old Mildred Hinton-Davis has been charged with second-degree murder, according to a published report. She was being held in the Granville County jail. It was not clear if she has an attorney.

Investigators said they found a handgun in the home.