Source: Greg Barnes / WTVD
FAYETTEVILLE — Police say 15-year-old Danielle Locklear’s ex-boyfriend has confessed to killing the teen and dumping her body in the South River.
Police say 17-year-old Je’Michael Malloy is charged with second-degree murder.
Investigators said Malloy and Locklear got into an argument on March 11, which is the night she was last seen leaving her grandfather’s home in the Fox Meadow subdivision in Hope Mills.
They said the conversation turned violent and Malloy choked Locklear to death and stuffed a sock in her mouth.
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