2 dead, 1 wounded in SC shooting

Saturday, Dec. 31, 2011 3:53 PM
Last updated 3:55 PM
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NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. — North Charleston police say a man came to a female friend’s house, killing her and shooting her mother before turning the gun on himself.

Authorities said the 21-year-old woman and the 24-year-old shooter died after the Friday night shooting, while the older woman remains in the hospital. Their identities have not been released.

Investigators say the shooter argued with the woman, and the woman’s mother tried to step between them.

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