DNR: Man hunting in Walterboro fatally shot by hunter

WALTERBORO, SC (WCSC) - Officials with the SC Department of Natural Resources say a 65-year-old man who was hunting in Walterboro was fatally shot by another hunter Tuesday morning.

Authorities identified the victim as William Heape Sr. of Varnville, SC.

According to authorities, the incident happened off of Emanuel Church Road.

Heape's body has been transported to the Medical University of South Carolina for an autopsy.

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