Mullins Police investigates shooting death near tobacco shop

Mullins police officers and members of the Mullins Fire Department are on the scene of a shooting death outside the Tobacco Shop Monday morning.

MULLINS, S.C. – Mullins police officers are investigating a shooting death Monday morning near the Tobacco Shop on Front St.

Mullins Police Chief Michael Bethea said officers responded to the store about 8:05 a.m. A man was shot and killed outside the store.

“Nothing happen inside the store,” he said.

Mullins Police investigates shooting death near tobacco shop

Emergency responders are on the scene of a shooting death outside the Tobacco Shop in Mullins on Sept. 30, 2019.

Bethea said investigators have a person of interest.

Mullins police officers and members of the Mullins Fire Department were on the scene.

Bethea said the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division was also called help with the process.

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