Suspect in custody after woman found dead in vehicle in Greenville Co. denied bond


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.

(Source: Greenville Co. Sheriff’s Office)

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.

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