South Carolina Officer Killed in Shooting

Investigators think the gunman killed his girlfriend hours before he shot Deputy Roger Rice

WYFF 4 Greenville | Thursday, July 14, 2011

LAURENS COUNTY, S.C. -- A Laurens County deputy was shot and killed in the line of duty late Wednesday night.

Sheriff Ricky Chastain said Deputy Roger Rice, a recent graduate of the sheriff's academy and a married father of two, died when he was shot by a man under investigation in connection to a murder investigation in Fountain Inn.



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