Woman found dead at clinic

Monday, June 22, 2009 7:50 AM
Last updated 12:17 PM
  • Follow Latest News

SENECA, S.C. — A woman has been found shot to death at a closed medical clinic in northwestern South Carolina, where a man was found with a gunshot wound to the head.

Media outlets reported today that the 29-year-old was found dead at the Upstate Pain Management & Surgery Center in Seneca on Saturday afternoon. A man whose name has not been released was taken to Greenville Memorial Hospital. Police said he was in critical condition Sunday.

Oconee County Coroner Karl Addis identified the victim was Karla M. Benson, of Newry, northeast of Seneca.

Seneca Police Chief John Covington says officers were called by a doctor who had stopped by the clinic to drop off office items and found the man. Police found the woman in a storage room.

Chief Covington says officers found two handguns.

Comments (3) Add comment
ADVISORY: Users are solely responsible for opinions they post here and for following agreed-upon rules of civility. Posts and comments do not reflect the views of this site. Posts and comments are automatically checked for inappropriate language, but readers might find some comments offensive or inaccurate. If you believe a comment violates our rules, click the "Flag as offensive" link below the comment.
BETHHOLT4321
0
Points
BETHHOLT4321 06/22/09 - 10:42 am
0
0
what is this world turning

what is this world turning into?

sgachief
0
Points
sgachief 06/22/09 - 11:17 am
0
0
animals, not the human

animals, not the human kind!!!

tampaa
0
Points
tampaa 06/22/09 - 04:40 pm
0
0
People,believe it or not, the

People,believe it or not, the Lord is coming back! If all the people committing these awful crimes turned to God; Life would be alot more pleasant. The people committing all these crimes in the world today are lost,not knowing God and what He can do. I do pray for the families of those involved.

Back to Top
loading...
Search Augusta jobs