2 dead, 1 injured in Darlington Co. home shooting

DARLINGTON, SC (WMBF) - Law enforcement officials in Darlington County say two people are dead and another is injured after a shooting at a mobile home in Darlington.

Capt. Andy Locklair with the Darlington County Sheriff's Office says deputies were alerted to the situation between 5 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. after a suspect barricaded himself inside of a home on Zowie Lane.

When deputies arrived to the home in the Oats Community of Darlington, they found two people dead and another injured with a single gunshot wound. The injured person believed to be the suspect, Locklair says, has been taken to a local hospital.

The victims have not been identified by deputies, but Locklair says all are men. It is unknown if they are related and what conditions sparked the incident.

The Darlington County Crime Scene Unit is on scene, as well as emergency personnel and the Darlington County Sheriff's Office. The scene, Locklair noted, has been secured and is under control.

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