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NC police investigate homicide after SC woman found dead in car

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MARSHVILLE, NC (FOX CAROLINA) -

Police are investigating a homicide after a woman originally from the Upstate was found dead behind the wheel of a rental car in Marshville, NC.

Marshville Police Chief Carl Webber said 34-year-old Alicia Sligh was found dead at 2 a.m. by two people who saw the car on the wrong side of the road.

Webber said the car was in drive but had no damage. 

Sligh was dead when EMS arrived, and according to Webber, she died of blunt force trauma.

Webber said they are investigating it as a homicide.

Sligh's family confirmed she was a former resident of Pickens, SC.

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