Man accused of shooting brother twice during dispute

Earl Ancrum (Source: Charleston County Detention Center)
Earl Ancrum (Source: Charleston County Detention Center)

The Charleston County Sheriff's Office says they have arrested a man for shooting his brother twice in Ravenel Friday afternoon.

According to authorities, the shooting happened at a mobile home park on Roper Run Road.

Sheriff's deputies arrested Earl Ancrum, 54, of Ravenel and charged him with assault and battery in the first Degree. When deputies arrived on the scene they found the suspect's brother on the ground in the front of the mobile home park.

Investigators say the victim suffered life-threatening injuries and was taken to a local hospital.

Authorities are still trying to determined the motive for this shooting.

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