BERKELEY COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - A man who was arrested in connection to a double murder in Berkeley County in 2012 is expected in court on Tuesday morning.
Arthur Chavis was charged in September of 2012 in connection to the murders of 22-year-old June Guerry and 18-year-old Dana Woods.
Chavis' cousin Caleb Matlock pleaded guilty to the murders and was sentenced in August of 2014 to 55 years in prison for robbing and killing the two women. According to prosecutors, Matlock admitted he shot and killed Guerry and Woods execution style in August of 2012.
Both women's bodies and Woods' burned car were found in the Francis Marion Forest in the Cordesville area of Berkeley County.
Investigators say before the murders, Woods called her mother and said she and Guerry we're giving someone a ride. They were never heard from again.