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UPDATE: One arrested in connection with weekend murder in Latta; victim identified

Donovan Lewis (Source: Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office) Donovan Lewis (Source: Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office)

LATTA, SC (WMBF) – One person has been arrested in connection with a weekend murder in the town of Latta.

According to information from Dillon County Sheriff’s Capt. Cliff Arnette, Donovan Samir Lewis, 24, of Rowland, N.C., was arrested Saturday night by the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department.

The DCSO charged Lewis with murder after finding a victim dead at her residence on Oaky Point Road in Latta on Saturday, according to Arnette.

According to Dillon County Coroner Donnie Grimsley, Eva Lewis, 52, of Latta, died as the result of head injuries.

Dillon County officials are waiting for Lewis to appear in court in North Carolina to determine when he will be returned to Dillon County.

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