- Associated Press - Wednesday, March 15, 2017

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. (AP) - Police in Moncks Corner are investigating after a man was found shot to death in the yard of a home.

Police Chief Ric Ollic told local media that officers were called to the home around 8:15 p.m. Tuesday for a burglary in progress. Police say shots were fired during the break-in attempt.

Officers arriving at the home found the man’s body in the yard. Berkeley County Coroner Bill Salisbury has not yet released the man’s name.

Police say a woman who was seen at the time left in a vehicle.

Ollic said detectives are interviewing the family in the home.

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