Police: Man charged in woman's beating death

Police: Man charged in woman's beating death

BARNWELL COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - According to the State Law Enforcement Division, 43-year-old Phillip Hay is charged with murder, after investigators believe he beat a women to death with his fists.

The report states that Hay beat Janice Jamison to death, in a trailer on Hiott Street in Barnwell County on Saturday.

Hay was arrested later the same day.

If convicted Hay faces the death penalty, or 30 years in prison.

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