Sheriff: Colleton Co. man shot and killed; suspect arrested

David Lee Brown is charged with murder. (Source: CCDC)
David Lee Brown is charged with murder. (Source: CCDC)

COLLETON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - A Colleton County man has been arrested for murder after deputies say he shot and killed another man.

It happened around 6 p.m. on Monday at a home on Perkins Path, near Jacksonboro.

Deputies arrested David Lee Brown for the crime.  He is expected to appear in bond court Tuesday.

The girlfriend of the victim, Demetrious Williams, called 911 after the shooting.

When deputies arrived, Williams was dead.  They say he had been shot multiple times.

The suspect was arrested at a home next door.  The suspected murder weapon, a shotgun, was also recovered on the scene.

Deputies say the victim and the suspect knew each other, but they are still trying to figure out what led to the shooting.

Brown is being held at the Colleton County Detention Center.

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