Man charged with murder after Easley woman found dead inside home

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ANDERSON COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – A man has been charged with murder after An Easley woman was found dead inside of a home.

The woman was found dead inside of a home on Elizabeth City Drive Wednesday morning.

The coroner’s office identified the victim as Amber Nicole Morris, 25, of Easley.

The preliminary investigation indicates that Morris suffered blunt force trauma as a result of
domestic violence.

The Anderson County Sheriff’s Office has charged Michael Garland, 30, of Travelers Rest, with murder in the death of Morris.

According to arrest warrants, Garland hit Morris multiple times with either hands and or feet.

An autopsy showed that Morris had injuries to her heart, livers and other organs.

Garland was taken into custody this afternoon. He has been booked into the Anderson County Detention Center where he remains at this time and is awaiting a bond hearing.

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