A woman was found dead in her Fountain Inn home Wednesday, and area news agencies are reporting her ex-boyfriend was arrested and charged with murder.
Aqua Barksdale, 29, was found dead at 111 James Jackson Drive, Fountain Inn, said Laurens County Deputy Coroner Robin Morse.
Several news outlets reported that police arrested Barksdale’s ex-boyfriend, Aaron Anthony Hewitt, and charged him in connection with shooting and killing her.
Hewitt, 42, of 4 Ashwyn Court, Simpsonville was charged with murder, first-degree burglary and possession of a weapon during a violent crime.
Morse said an autopsy was scheduled to determine the cause and manner of Barksdale’s death.