Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Tue, 06/28/2011 - 6:23am.

NEBO, NC (AP) -- A Morganton woman has been charged with murder in the shooting death of a man in a driveway. McDowell County sheriff's deputies have charged 36-year-old Treeva McPeters Rooks in the death of 39-year-old Mark Anthony Sawyer of Nebo. Sheriff's Capt. Shannon Smith says Sawyer was shot in the chest around 4 p.m. Sunday not far from his home.. Smith says the shooting apparently followed a neighborhood dispute. Rooks was being held at the McDowell County jail. It wasn't clear if she has an attorney. (Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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