Two People Facing Charges After Police Find Man’s Body Inside Shelby Home

SHELBY, N.C. — Police arrested two people after they found a man dead inside a home in Shelby.  Investigators say they received an anonymous tip about a man that with a warrant for his arrest was at a home on Vermont Ave. 

When police arrived, they found Jesse Hopes and Simms Wilson standing near a deceased male.  The victim has been identified as Earl Hall.  Hoppes has been charged with murder and possession of a firearm by a felon. 

Wilson has been charged with accessory after the fact of a felony.  Both suspects are in jail with no bond.