Mayra Sanchez’s Boyfriend Dropped Her Dead Body Off At A Hospital And Ran

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A young woman died after she was shot, placed in a wheel chair and dropped off at a Columbia hospital. Now, deputies and family members are looking for who killed her.

WLTX Reports

On Wednesday around 4:30 in the morning, 20-year-old Mayra Sanchez was dropped off at Palmetto Health Richland Hospital by her boyfriend, who deputies say put her in a wheelchair and left the scene.

She was pronounced dead a short time later.

Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott is requesting the community’s help in locating the suspect wanted for her murder.

The boyfriend, identified as 24-year-old Albertus Lewis, has been charged with obstruction of justice by the Richland County Sheriff’s Department.

The Columbia Police Department is charging his with misprision of a felony for failing to call police when he allegedly dropped off the victim at the hosptial.

Lewis is being held at the Alvin S Glenn Detention Center. Friday, he appeared in court in connection to the death.

The victim’s family says Sanchez was a graduate of Richland Northeast and worked at Boost Mobile in West Columbia. Her mother, Guadalupe Sanchez, says the family had put a restraining order against Lewis about two months ago.