A Canton man has been arrested and charged with the stabbing death of a local woman. In a press release, Asheville Police say on Sunday, August 25, 2019, at around 6:30 p.m. they were dispatched to 180 Azalea Road regarding a possible stabbing. Upon arrival, officers found Regina Ray Hoglen, 48. Witnesses at the scene provided officers with information that led officers to Truitt Norman Nichols, 62. Nichols was charged with first-degree murder and was brought into custody early Monday morning by Canton Police. The initial investigation indicates that Nichols and Hoglen had been residing together in Canton where Nichols was arrested.