- Associated Press - Thursday, October 2, 2014

RIDGELAND, S.C. (AP) - Jasper County sheriff’s deputies say a man has been shot and killed in Ridgeland.

Deputies told local media that emergency personnel were called to a home Wednesday afternoon and found a man suffering from several gunshot wounds.

Coroner Martin Sauls says he’s waiting until all relatives are notified before releasing the victim’s name.

Deputies have taken a suspect into custody. The suspect’s name has not been released and there was no immediate word on charges.

The State Law Enforcement Division is assisting in the investigation.

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