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      Horry County woman charged with stabbing death

      GALIVANTS FERRY, S.C. (AP) - Horry County police have charged a Galivants Ferry woman with murder in the stabbing death of a man.

      Fifty-five-year-old Connie Louise Highsmith has been charged with the fatal stabbing on Christmas Eve in Galivants Ferry.

      The 52-year-old man's name has not been released yet.

      Police were called about 3 p.m. on Christmas Eve and found the man dead.

      Lt. Robert Kegler said the death was the result of a domestic dispute. It was not clear if Highsmith has an attorney.

      An autopsy was planned Thursday.

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