2 charged in Aiken slaying

The Aiken County Sheriff’s Office has arrested two New Ellenton residents in connection with the killing of Huran Akil Dix.


Marrio Parker, 31, of the 100 block of Million Avenue, and Pebbles Nichole Moyle, 28, of the 200 block of Jewel Street, have each been charged with accessory after the fact to murder, the sheriff’s office said in a news release

Christopher Nathaniel Parker, 24, also of the 100 block of Million Avenue has been identified by authorities as the person responsible for the killing and is still being sought, the release says.

Dix, 18, was found Saturday evening buried in the woods off Dry Branch Road. Authorities said he had been shot once in the back.

Investigators believe Parker shot Dix over an income tax check, according to a news release. Parker has a criminal history that includes kidnapping, several counts of unlawful possession of a weapon and other charges.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Aiken County Sheriff’s Office at (800) 922-9709.