Woman finds boyfriend shot, killed in Beaufort County

ST. HELENA, SC (WCSC) - The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office is investigating the shooting death of a St. Helena man.

Just before midnight Monday, sheriff's deputies responded to a residence located at 595 Seaside Road in reference to a report of a man down. Upon arrival, deputies met with a 22-year-old female who advised she had returned home from work to discover her boyfriend lying unresponsive on the living room floor.

When deputies entered the home, they located 28-year-old Raymundo Yoder Lopez. Lopez had suffered multiple gunshot wounds and was pronounced dead at the scene.

No further details are available at this time. The sheriff's office asks that anyone with information please contact Investigator Sgt. C. Wilson at 843-255-3409 or the Beaufort County Dispatch Center at 843-524-2777.

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