Police Make Arrest In Asheville Double-Murder - WSPA.com

Police Make Arrest In Asheville Double-Murder

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Erwin Lynn Jarvis Erwin Lynn Jarvis
ASHEVILLE, N.C. -
Asheville Police have made an arrest in a double-murder in the Arden community.
Erwin Lynn Jarvis, 59, is charged with two counts of first degree murder after the shooting deaths of two people at a home on Birch Lane.
Police say Robert Jesse Matheson III, 54, and Genise Miller Matheson, 50, were found dead from gunshot wounds at their home at 147 Birch Lane around 5:40 p.m. Tuesday.
APD investigators say their 12-year old son was inside the home at the time of the shooting, but wasn't harmed. The boy is in the care of the Department of Social Services.
Jarvis was also found at the scene and was arrested. He's being held with no bond.

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