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Aaron Anthony Hewitt of Simpsonville has been charged with murder, first-degree burglary and possession of a weapon during a crime for an incident in Fountain Inn.

The body of Aqua Barksdale, 29, was discovered at her home in the Fountain Brook neighborhood. According to Laurens County Deputy Coroner Robin Morse, an autopsy is being conducted.

Fountain Inn police took Hewitt, 42, the deceased’s ex-boyfriend, in custody Wednesday afternoon.

Police reports indicate he unlawfully entered Ms. Barksdale’s home and shot her.