Cleveland County woman accused of Bible thumping, literally

  • Posted: Tuesday, May 14, 2013 11:22 a.m.

KINGS MOUNTAIN (AP) — A Kings Mountain woman has been arrested and charged with beating another woman with a Bible.

Fifty-seven-year-old Evelyn Mills Moore, 57, was arrested Saturday on a charge of assault inflicting serious injury.


The arrest warrant states Moore used her fists and a Bible to strike the other woman.

The victim suffered bruises on her head, face and arms.

Moore also was charged with assault accusing her of striking a man with her fist, causing numerous bruises.

Moore was being held in the Cleveland County jail. It was not clear if she has a lawyer.

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