- Associated Press - Saturday, August 19, 2017

CHESTER, S.C. (AP) - A suspect is dead in a South Carolina home invasion that also injured the homeowner.

Multiple media organizations reported Saturday that the attack happened at a home west of Chester. The Chester County Sheriff’s Office did not say when the shooting occurred or identify those involved.

Chief Deputy Robert Sprouse said the homeowner shot and killed the invader.

Deputies say the homeowner was taken to the hospital with minor injuries. A homicide investigation is underway.

Sign up for Daily Newsletters

Manage Newsletters

Copyright © 2020 The Washington Times, LLC.

Please read our comment policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide