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Posted on: September 14, 2022

[ARCHIVED] Gaston County Police Make Arrest in Overnight Shooting UPDATE

On Tuesday September 13th, 2022 at about 6:21 pm, the Gaston County Police responded to a shooting in the 100 block of Twisted Oak Lane, Gastonia, NC. Upon arrival, first responders located a victim suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.  Despite lifesaving efforts, the victim died from his injuries.  The victim has been identified as:

Timothy Howard Davis 
Gastonia, NC  
DOB- 01/24/1958

The suspect has been identified as:

Bobby Lewis Penny
138 Twisted Oaks Lane
Gastonia, NC 

Mr. Penny has been charged with one count of voluntary manslaughter.  He is currently in the Gaston County Jail under a $100,000.00 secured bond awaiting first appearance.

Anyone with information pertinent to the investigation is encouraged to call Detective J. K. Shaw at the Gaston County Police at 704-866-3320.  Information can also be reported through Crimestoppers at 704-861-8000.  Information leading to the arrest of involved parties can result in a reward up to $1,000.

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