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Police investigating knife attack, death on Daniel Island

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DANIEL ISLAND, SC (WCSC) -

Charleston Police are investigating a death that followed a reported knife attack at a Daniel Island apartment Sunday.

Police responded at approximately 3:48 p.m. Sunday to a home in the 100 block of River Landing Drive where they learned a man had attacked his mother and brother with a knife and barricaded himself inside her apartment, according to Charleston Police spokesman Charles Francis.

Officers entered the apartment and found the man dead in a bedroom, Francis said.

The Charleston County Coroner’s Office will determine the cause of the man’s death.

The man’s mother and brother were treated at East Cooper Medical Center for their injuries and released, Francis said.

The investigation is ongoing.

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