Sumter woman charged with killing boyfriend
Sep 29, 2010 10:35:00 PM - thestate.com
SUMTER - Police say a Sumter woman has been charged with murder in the death of her boyfriend.
Authorities told The Item of Sumter that 47-year-old Walter OConnell Barfield died at the hospital Monday shortly after police found him on the front steps of a home with a cut on his neck.
Investigators say Barfields girlfriend, 44-year-old Carol Pearson, was charged with murder and remains in jail.
Police are still trying to determine a motive for the killing.
The Associated Press
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