LOUISVILLE (WHAS11) -- Accused of killing his ex-wife and then leaving her body in the woods, on Tuesday, a South Carolina man appeared in a Louisville courtroom.

Investigators in Sumter, S.C. say James Ginther is charged with kidnapping and murder in the death of his ex-wife Suzette.

Metro Police officers arrested him early Monday morning on I-64 after he was involved in a minor traffic accident.

When officers ran his information, they found he was wanted for murder.

In court, James waived his right to extradition, he'll now return to South Carolina to face his charges.