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Sheriff’s Office investigating an overnight shooting death on Saint Helena Island

At approximately 11:00 p.m. last night, July 10, 2023, Sheriff’s deputies were called to a “man down” on Club Bridge Road near Seaside Road on Saint Helena Island.

When deputies arrived, they found a 66-year-old man suffering from gunshot wounds laying in the road.

The crime scene was processed by investigators. They are currently tracking down any known associates or acquaintances of the man who may have had contact with him in the hours leading up to his death.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact MSgt. Jason Malphrus at 843-255-3233, or if wishing to remain anonymous, Crime Stoppers of the Lowcountry at 843-554-1111.