Raymond Nolan, 30, killed Shelby Head, 40, in November 2017 however her physique wasn’t discovered till February 2018 in a Marlboro County drainage ditch, police mentioned, in accordance with WPDE-TV in South Carolina.
Head had initially been reported lacking by her estranged husband and needed to be recognized by way of dental information.
Her reason for loss of life was dominated as stab wounds and blunt pressure trauma to her head, in accordance with WPDE.
Nolan and Head met on-line and he had a historical past of home violence, police mentioned, in accordance with WBTW-TV within the state. He was arrested for home violence in September 2017, shortly earlier than she went lacking.
He’ll serve a 10-year sentence for desecration of a physique concurrently with the 45-year homicide cost, the station reported.