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Va. murder suspect captured near Charlotte

Adan Manuel Rodriguez Adan Manuel Rodriguez
Ashley Rodriguez Ashley Rodriguez

PINEVILLE, N.C. (NBC NEWS) -- A Alleghany County, Va., man suspected of killing his wife has been caught in North Carolina after more than two weeks on the run.

Alleghany County Sheriff Kevin Hall confirms authorities have captured Adan 'Manuel Rodriguez' near Charlotte.

Rodriguez is suspected of killing his wife 24-year-old Ashley Rodriguez.

The U.S. Marshall Office found Rodriguez's truck south of Charlotte in a town called Pineville.

He's currently in Mecklenburg County Jail and will be sent back to Alleghany County.

Ashley and Adan Rodriguez had four children under the age of five.

Investigators found Ashley's body covered with dirt  behind the office at Alleghany Memorial Park cemetery. She had been shot in the face according to Hall.

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