GREENVILLE, SC (WSPA) - A man has been arrested in connection with the murder of his live-in girl friend, according to Greenville Police.
Kierre L. Smartt, 34, is accused of killing Shafeque Berry, 34, and dumping her body in a heavily wooded area about 1/2 mile from their apartment.
Smartt reported her missing on September 11 around 10 a.m.
He told police they went to sleep together at 10:30 p.m. and woke up two hours later and she was gone.
Police say that story didn't add up.
Her body was found on Sept. 14 off of Dallas Rd. in Greenville.
Smartt is charged with murder, according to the detention center website.