BERKELEY COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - The Berkeley County Sheriff's Office has shared a photo of deputies visiting a member of their force that was wounded in an early morning shooting last week.
Officials say Cpl. Kimber Gist was shot multiple times after getting into a struggle with a suspect on Friday, Feb. 26.
Authorities later found the suspect, Travis Smith, dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound in his home. Officials said it is possible the suspect was also wounded by gunfire in the struggle.