AIKEN, S.C. (AP) -- Authorities say a 39-year-old man has been arrested after a woman was shot to death in an Aiken home.

Deputies say a witness told them about hearing Michael Thompson Jr. arguing with a woman Saturday night, then hearing two gunshots.

Investigators did not say what they were arguing about. The name of the victim has not been released.

Thompson was arrested shortly after officers arrived. He is charged with murder and remains in the Aiken County jail. It wasn't known if he had a lawyer.

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