West Jefferson Woman Killed In Crumpler (2018-08-21 15:20:01)

A Crumpler man was arrested for murder early Sunday morning.

The Ashe Post and Times reports the Ashe County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call around 12:30 a.m. for a break-in at Apartment 13 on 495 Nathan’s Creek School Road in Crumpler.

According to the report, when officers arrived, Diane Goss, 79 years of age of West Jefferson, was found dead in the apartment.

The sheriff’s office arrested Jessie R. Hubbard, 59 years of age of Crumpler.

Hubbard was charged with murder.

The official cause of Goss’s death will be confirmed once an autopsy has been performed.