Oct 3, 2018

One cop dead, six wounded in South Carolina shooting

Police line do not cross.

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Officials in South Carolina said seven law enforcement officers were shot, one fatally, during an active shooting incident on Wednesday, the AP reports.

The details: The suspect, who has been taken into custody, shot three sheriffs deputies and four city police officers in Florence County. Officials said the officers were responding to an incident when they came under fire. Meanwhile, President Trump and Gov. Henry McMaster (R) both offered their condolences on Twitter.

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