Man charged with murder in deadly shooting in Campobello

Donald Anthony Partaka (Spartanburg Co. Sheriff's Office)

CAMPOBELLO, SC (WSPA) – Deputies say a Campobello man has been charged with murder in the shooting death of a woman.

The Spartanburg County Coroner’s Office identified the victim as Laura Ashley Hood, 34, of Inman.

Deputies say the suspect called 9-1-1 and reported that he had shot an unknown intruder after they entered his home on Patterson Road.

The shooting happened just after 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Deputies have charged the homeowner, 59-year-old Donald Anthony Partaka, with murder and possession of a weapon during a violent crime.

Lieutenant Kevin Bobo with the Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office said Partaka and the victim were co-workers.

The motive for the shooting remains under investigation.

Partaka is in the Spartanburg County jail under no bond.