WALTERBORO, S.C. (WCBD) – Officers from the Walterboro Police Department responded to Motel 6, 33 Campground Road, in reference to a shooting.

Upon arrival officers made contact with one male who had been shot. Colleton County Fire Rescue responded and the male was pronounced deceased on scene.

Colleton County Coroners Office also responded. Investigators responded to the scene and at this time can confirm that the shooting was a result of a domestic situation.

Additional information is still being gathered and investigators are attempting to locate a witness. This is an open investigation at this time and additional information will be given.Keep checking for real-time updates on this story. To get breaking news alerts, download the free News 2 App for iPhone or Android. You can also sign up foremail alerts.