The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

March 18, 2014

S.C. man charged with murdering Huntington woman in motel room

The Associated Press

GREENVILLE, S.C. — A Simpsonville man has been arrested and charged with killing a West Virginia woman in a Greenville County motel room.

Police say 57-year-old Richard Neil Davis has been arrested and charged with murder in the death of the woman whose body was found around 9 a.m. Sunday in his room.

Coroner Parks Evans says the victim was 50-year-old Donna Sue Roberts of Huntington. The arrest warrant says the woman died after she was beaten.

Davis is being held in the Greenville County jail. It was not clear if he is represented by an attorney.