Arrest Made In Early Morning Double Homicide

A 49 year-old man is behind bars charged with two counts of murder following the discovery of two bodies in the suspect’s home this morning (Friday).

Wayne County deputies responded to a 911 call at 5:50am from 107 Elm Avenue near Goldsboro.   Deputies entered the home and found a man and woman dead inside.

The suspect, Steven Mark Mackie of the same address, was taken into custody at the scene. He was transported to the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office and interviewed.  At the conclusion of the interview Mackie was charged with two counts of murder.

The victims have been identified as 25 year-old Kathryn Brooke McCloud of 107 Elm Avenue, Goldsboro and  Keith Evan Presnell, 27, of N. Main Street, Summerfield, Ohio.

Authorities have not said how McCloud and Presnell were killed, nor have they released a motive.

Mackie is being held in the Wayne County Jail without bond.