Courtesy of Laurens County Sherriffs Office

Homicide Investigation

Laurens, SC

July 24, 2019 - 11:04 am

The Laurens County Sherriff's Office, Cherokee County Sherriff's Office, York County Sherriff's Office and York Police Department are investigating a homicide. 

July 20, 2019 Deputies were called to a wooded area near Ekom Beach Road.

A deceased woman was found, identified as 27 year old Michelle Marie Dodge of York, SC.  She had died of a gunshot to the back of the head.  Authorities estimate the time of death around 12:00 noon Saturday, July 20th. 

Dodge's vehicle, a 2006 Dodge Charger, was found in Cherokee County near the Broad River in Gaffney.  The vehicle is being held for processing.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Laurens County Sheriff’s Office at 864-984-4967. Tips can also be reported anonymously by calling 864-68-CRIME.

No word on any suspects at this time.

Information provided by the Office of the Sherriff of Laurens County.

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