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Guilford County Sheriff


Body located in McLeansville

Guilford County Sheriff BJ Barnes reports on June 17, 2014, Anthony Clay Campbell of 156 Charleston Ridge Drive, Mocksville, NC was arrested for the murder of Joyce Price Eaton.  Eaton's body was found by landscapers on AT&T Drive on June 11, 2014. 

Anthony Clay Campbell was charged with one count of First Degree Murder.  He is currently confined in the Guilford County Jail (Greensboro).  Bond not set at this time.    

Details will be released during a press conference at 11:00 am on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at the Guilford County Sheriff's Office, 400 West Washington Street, Greensboro, NC.


June 13 UPDATE

Sheriff BJ Barnes reports that the Guilford County Sheriff's Office has identified the victim of the homicide from June 12, 2014 on AT&T Drive in Mcleansville. 

The victim has been identified as Joyce Price Eaton, white female, 45 years of age, of High Point, NC.     

Anyone with information about this crime is asked to contact the Guilford County Sheriff's Office at (336) 641-3355 or Crime Stoppers at (336) 373-1000.    

Please address media inquiries to Lieutenant B.W. Hall at (336) 641-5965. 

Original Release

Sheriff BJ Barnes of the Guilford County Sheriff's Office reports on June 12, 2014 at approximately 11:20 am, the body of an unidentified female was found on AT&T drive in the McLeansville area. Upon initial investigation the female appears to have been the victim of a homicide. The victim is approximately 25-35 years of age with short brown hair.

At this time the victim's race is unknown. More information will be disseminated as it becomes available.

Anyone with information about this crime is asked to contact the Guilford County Sheriff's Office or Crime Stoppers.

Please address media inquiries to Col. Randy Powers at (336) 641-6109.

*NOTE: We have had multiple inquiries about the missing teacher investigation, and at this time we have verified this case IS NOT related to that investigation being conducted by the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department and the Greensboro Police Department.

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