Police are investigating a homicide after a woman originally from the Upstate was found dead behind the wheel of a rental car in Marshville, NC.
Marshville Police Chief Carl Webber said 34-year-old Alicia Sligh was found dead at 2 a.m. by two people who saw the car on the wrong side of the road.
Webber said the car was in drive but had no damage.
Sligh was dead when EMS arrived, and according to Webber, she died of blunt force trauma.
Webber said they are investigating it as a homicide.
Sligh's family confirmed she was a former resident of Pickens, SC.
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She was found dead in the driver's seat. Police say two people found Sligh inside a car around 3 a.m. on South White Street and called 911.
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