Woman arrested for Murder in Georgetown County

Courtesy: Georgetown County Sheriffâ??s Office

A woman from Hemingway is in custody after Georgetown County Sheriff's Deputies say she shot and killed her husband.

Sonia Gay Smith, 58, was arrested Friday night for the murder of her husband Fermiond Smith, 60.

Georgetown County Sheriff's Deputies were dispatched to Smith's Hemingway home around 9:30 Friday night after Smith called 911 saying she just shot her husband. When they arrived, deputies found Fermiond Smith unresponsive on the floor.

Investigation information says the shooting was domestic related.

Smith is at the Georgetown County Detention Center where she will be formally charged with Murder.