Once at the scene, officers found 51-year-old Eddie Jones deceased.
Authorities identified 35-year-old Santana Hunt as the primary suspect and she was taken into custody.
She is being held without bond.
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A family member of the victim spoke with WNCN-TV and said Jones was Hunt’s ex-boyfriend and leaves behind 10 children.
Authorities said the investigation is ongoing and anyone with information regarding the case is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Office.
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