Suspicious death in Aiken

May 2, 2007

AIKEN, S.C.---Aiken County investigators are looking into a homicide.

The coroner says a relative of 81-year-old Hubert Ellis found him dead in a mobile home on Duck Wood Lane in Aiken.

An autopsy today showed he had been severely beaten and died from bleeding on the brain.

The coroner's office, sheriff's office, and SLED are investigating.