James Murray

James Adam Murray has been charged with murder in connection to a Honea Path shooting that resulted in a 34-year-old woman's death in the late hours of May 25. This person is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

HONEA PATH, SC (FOX Carolina) - Greenville County inmate and Honea Path shooting suspect James Murray was found hanging inside of his cell on Monday, May 27, just a day after he was denied bond for a murder charge, the coroner said. 

James Murray was then transported to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

SLED confirmed Wednesday agents are investigating the death.


Deputies said the shooting on Mountain Creek Road happened around 10:22 p.m. GCSO says at least one female victim was taken to a local hospital. 

Sunday morning, deputies said the victim unfortunately succumbed to their injuries. The coroner says they passed away around 3:25 a.m. 

The Greenville County Coroner later identified the victim as 34-year-old Shane Victoria Bowen, of Hodges.

Deputies then charged James Adam Murray with murder in connection to Bowen's death. He was denied bond on Sunday, May 26. 

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