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SC deputy shot, killed this morning

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 8:00am

CHARLESTON, S.C. — One Charleston County sheriff’s deputy has been killed and another injured when they were shot through the door of an apartment.

The sheriff’s office said a standoff at the Gardens of Ashley River apartment complex followed the shooting and ended around 4 a.m. today.

Deputies did not release any information on the status of the suspect to local reporters. A news conference was planned later Tuesday. A department spokesman did not immediately return messages.

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