Husband dies during domestic dispute in Berkeley County, wife arrested

Delores D. Brown

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) — A Berkeley County woman was arrested after her husband died following a fight on Thursday night.

Authorities say on Thursday, June 17 at 10:14 p.m., Berkeley County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a home on Indian Drive in the Sangaree area in reference to a reported assault.

Investigators say Delores D. Brown and her husband were involved in a heated physical altercation. At some point, Brown’s 53-year-old husband fell to the ground.

We’re told EMS was called and medics transported him to Trident Hospital where he was pronounced dead. A concerned citizen later called authorities to report the incident was domestic violence related, according to a news release.

We are working to learn the identity of the victim from the Berkeley County Coroner’s Office.  We’ll keep you posted with any updates.

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