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Warrenville man charged with killing ex-girlfriend

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WARRENVILLE, SC (WFXG) -

A Warrenville man is behind bars after Aiken County deputies say he shot and killed his ex-girlfriend Wednesday morning. 

Todd Brown, 46, is charged with murder, possession of a firearm during the commission of a violent crime and first-degree burglary, according to the Aiken County Sheriff's Office. 

Deputies were called to a house at 548 Pine St. around 7:19 a.m., according to the sheriff's office. They found a woman suffering from a gunshot wound lying in the front yard. 

She was transported to Georgia Regents Medical Center, where she later died, deputies said. The Aiken County Coroner's Office identified her as 32-year-old Lacey Parker.

Witnesses told deputies that Brown kicked in the front door the house, which belonged to Parker, his ex-girlfriend, and got into a fight with her. 

Deputies said Brown fled the area before they arrived on scene, but was later arrested and transported to the detention center. 

The investigation is ongoing.

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