Deputies investigating after man found shot to death at Summerville home

VIDEO: Deputies investigating after man found shot to death at Summerville home

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Deputies are investigating after a man was found shot to death at a Summerville home on Thursday.

The coroner’s office says 28-year-old Devon Eugene Jones of Summerville was found dead in his home with a gunshot wound.

Officials with the Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office say they are investigating the incident as a homicide.

“The body has been taken to The Medical University of South Carolina for autopsy,” said Coroner Paul J. Brouthers."The autopsy is scheduled for Sunday."

On Thursday afternoon, deputies responded to a home on Barons Road for a victim with a gunshot wound.

Deputies then found the victim on the floor with a gunshot wound to the head.

Residents reported several deputies had responded to the home, and a portion of the road was closed as authorities investigated the scene.

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