RUTHERFORDTON, NC (FOX Carolina) – After searching for days, deputies in Rutherford County found 48-year-old Gregory Alfred Heidler dead.

Deputies in Rutherford County said on Feb. 25 they were searching for 48-year-old Gregory Alfred Heidler.

Deputies said Heidler has multiple open warrants for statutory sex offense with a child, incest of child, and statutory rape of child. All three crimes involve victims of age 13, 14, and 15, deputies said.

Heidler is 5’10” tall with a medium build and is bald.

On Feb. 28, deputies said they responded to C&M Lane for a prowler call. Upon arrival, deputies found Gregory Heidler inside the home dead.


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Guardian Angel

Rutherford Co. deputies find suspect wanted for sex crimes with children dead

Nice going on the Fake News Headline! Did you forget the comma after children on purpose ??


I love a happy ending.

Guardian Angel

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