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Conway police make arrest in fatal shooting

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Rashad Derller Burroughs, 19. (Photo from Conway police) Rashad Derller Burroughs, 19. (Photo from Conway police)
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CONWAY, S.C. -

Conway Police have charged Rashad Derller Burroughs, 19, of Conway with murder and two counts and attempted murder in connection with a shooting that occurred on Monday, January 7, at 2:36 p.m. in the Sugar Hill Community of Conway. 

 Burroughs was arrested without incident Monday evening and was transported to the Horry County Detention Center where he is awaiting a bond hearing.

On Monday, January 07, 2013, 2:36 p.m., Conway Police officers were dispatched to a residence in the 2000 block of 6th Avenue in reference to a shooting.  Upon arrival officers located two male victims, one on the ground outside of the residence and another inside of the residence. 

Earlier story: Man shot in head, another shot in leg

Both victims were transported to Grand Strand Regional Medical Center for treatment.  One victim received a non-life threatening gun shot wound to the lower extremities, was treated and released.  The other victim died the following day as a result of a gunshot wound to the head.

The case remains under investigation at this time and Conway Police are requesting anyone with information to please call 843-248-1790.

 

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