DCSO investigating fatal home invasion on Beret Street

Dorchester County News

DORCHESTER CO., S.C. (WCBD) – The Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office (DCSO) is investigating a fatal home invasion in Dorchester County.

Officials say it happened shortly after 3:00 p.m. Friday on the 100 block of Beret Street.

According to DCSO, “a 911 caller advised…[that] a suspect had entered his residence. A short time later first responders arrived on scene and were advised the suspect had succumbed to his injuries, a single gunshot wound.”

Law enforcement remained on scene as of 6:15 p.m. investigating.

The North Charleston Fire Department and Dorchester County EMS responded as well.

Editor’s note: this story is breaking and will be updated.

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