Marlboro County man faces murder charge in death of girlfriend

Police tell NewsChannel 15 George Cousins, 42 has been charged with murder in the death of Tammy Locklear Norris, 42.

Chief Deputy Charles Lemon says Cousins shot Norris in the head at a home on Stanton Street in the Tatum community of McColl Sunday morning.

Norris died at a Charlotte hospital Monday morning.

Police have yet to release a motive.

Cousins is being held in the Marlboro County Detention Center.