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DILLON, SC (WBTW) - The Dillon County Sheriff's Department says a man who was found dead  inside a mobile home was killed in a murder and they have charged someone in the crime.

According to Captain Cliff Arnette, officers were called Sunday afternoon to do a welfare check at a home located in the Pine Village Mobile Home Park, just off US 301 near the Tall Pines community.

When officers entered the home, they found Edward Broach, age 52, dead inside, Arnette said.

 Johnathan Williamson, age 25, of Dillon County is in custody and is charged with murder, Arnette said on Monday afternoon.

Broach and Williamson were acquaintances, officials said.

Authorities are still investigating as far as any motive or circumstances surrounding the incident.

Broach's body was sent off for an autopsy, officials said.

Deputies noticed a few suspicious things about the scene where the body was found but they are not releasing many details about the investigation.

 

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