Kannapolis Man Arrested on Tree Limb Lane Friday for Alleged Domestic Violence Involving Strangulation and Threatening with a Gun

Posted on January 20, 2018

RFP Staff

♦ Rowan County Sheriff’s Office sources report that Billy Ray Nelson, 26, of 450 Tree Limb Lane, Kannapolis was arrested by Sheriff’s Office deputies for an alleged domestic violence incident at his residence Friday at 12:30 p.m. He allegedly is accused of threatening a woman with a gun, strangling her, child abuse, and possessing/manufacturing a weapon of mass destruction (examples of a weapons of mass destruction: a shotgun made into a sawed off shotgun or a semi-automatic rifle converted into a fully automatic assault rifle)   Under no bond, Nelson is being held in the Rowan County Detention Center.  He will have his first court appearance on February 12th.

Billy Ray Nelson:

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Location 450 Tree Limb Lane, Kannapolis, N.C.:

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