Ex-Boyfriend Charged In Myrtle Beach After Body of Missing North Carolina Woman Was Found

The body of a missing 30 year old woman from North Carolina was found on Thursday and her ex-boyfriend was charged with murder after being arrested in Myrtle Beach on Saturday. 35 year old Charles Combs has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of LaPorscha Baldwin. Baldwin was reported missing by family members on October 10th in Gastonia and an investigation revealed that she had last been seen in Mecklenburg County. Combs was identified as a suspect and was taken into custody on Saturday according to a police report. The FBI, SLED, CMPD, Gastonia Police and Myrtle Beach Police were all involved in the case. Combs will be extradited to Mecklenburg County and the case remains under investigation.