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Man charged with killing his wife

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The investigation has led to the arrest of Dale King, husband of the woman. He has been charged with her murder and is currently in the Beaufort County Detention Center (Credit: Beaufort County Detention Center)

A man in the Low Country is under arrest for allegedly killing his wife.

On Tuesday, Beaufort police responded to The Atlantic Inn at 2249 Boundary Street on a report of a dead woman, according to a news release.

Officers found the body of 51-year-old Veronica Glove-King and the manner of death was not immediately apparent, according to the release.

An autopsy conducted at MUSC in Charleston indicated that the death was a homicide and the probable cause of death was strangulation.

The ensuing investigation has led to the arrest of her husband, Dale King.

He has been charged with her murder and is currently in the Beaufort County Detention Center.

Anyone who may have information related to this case is requested to contact Investigator Josh Dowling of the Beaufort Police Department at (843)322-7950.