GREENVILLE COUNTY, SC (WSPA) – Greenville County Sheriff’s Office officials said a death investigation is underway after a woman was found dead inside a vehicle in the parking lot of an area apartment complex Monday morning.
According to a sheriff’s office news release, deputies responded at about 11:40 a.m. to Augusta Hills Apartments, located at 5300 Augusta Road, in regard to a possible gunshot victim who was found inside of a vehicle in the parking lot.
The victim, Erin Shaquile Henry, 25, of Greenville, was pronounced dead at the scene at about 11:55 a.m., according to the Greenville County Coroner’s Office. She cause of death has not been determined.
Deputies said Ebony Arabia Pepper, 27, was arrested and charged with murder and possession of a weapon during a violent crime.
According to the sheriff’s office, the shooting was a result of a domestic dispute.
Pepper was taken to the Greenville County Detention Center.
During a bond hearing Tuesday, Pepper was denied bond.
The coroner’s office and sheriff’s office will continue to investigate.