Dorchester Co. homicide victim identified

Dorchester Co. homicide victim identified

ST. GEORGE, SC (WCSC) - One person has been found dead near St. George Monday morning as a result of a homicide, according to a Dorchester County Coroner Paul Brouthers.

The victim has been identified as Christopher Joseph Simmons, age 32.

Dorchester County Coroner Paul Brouthers says SImmons was shot twice.

Simmons has been sent to an area hospital for an autopsy.

The case is under investigation by the Dorchester County Sheriff's Office and the Dorchester County Coroner's Office.

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