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Sheriff’s Office investigating Burton shooting death; victim identified as 35-year-old Amber Doray

Shortly before midnight, Tuesday, May 31, 2022, Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a report of a gunshot victim in the 600 block of Broad River Boulevard in Burton.

When deputies arrived, they secured the scene for Beaufort County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) paramedics to respond; the adult female gunshot victim was located in a vehicle.

At the scene, EMS paramedics attempted life-saving efforts and transported the wounded female to the Beaufort Memorial Hospital; she was pronounced dead a short time later.

The Beaufort County Coroner’s Office identified the deceased as 35-year-old Amber Doray of Burton.

Sheriff’s Office investigators and the Crime Scene Unit processed the scene for forensic evidence and interviewed witnesses.

A forensic autopsy is scheduled to be conducted at the Medical University of South Carolina.

Anyone who has information is encouraged to contact Staff Sergeant Todd Duncan at 843-255-3418 or Crime Stoppers of the Lowcountry at 843-554-1111, if wishing to remain anonymous and for possible reward.

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