Marine arrested for shooting, killing another Marine on base in Beaufort

Marine arrested for shooting, killing another Marine on base in Beaufort
MCAS Beaufort

BEAUFORT, SC (WTOC) - A suspect is in custody after a MAG-31 Marine was shot and killed on the Marine Corps Air Station in Beaufort, SC on Friday.

The shooting occurred at the barracks on base at 9:30 p.m. on Friday according to Second Lt. Kevin L. Buss.

The Marine that was killed has been identified as 21-year-old Cpl. Tyler P. Wallingford. The suspect in custody is 21-year-old Cpl. Spencer T. Daily, according to Lt. Buss.

Lt. Buss says both were Aircraft Ordnance Technicians with VMFAT-501.

The Naval Criminal Investigative Service is currently investigating.

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