KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — A Spartanburg County man was arrested after a woman was found shot to death in a rental cabin in Sevier County.
According to the Sevier County Sheriff’s Office, the shooting happened around 1 p.m. Saturday on Caney Creek Road, off the Gatlinburg Spur.
Once officers arrived on the scene, they found the woman’s body inside the cabin.
According to the sheriff’s office, Shelby Lynn Booth, 26, of Boiling Springs, died from a gunshot wound.
Julian Popoca, 21, of Wellford, was charged with second-degree murder.
The sheriff’s office said Popoca was staying at the cabin.