BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) — On November 15 at 1:30 p.m. the Berkeley County Coroner’s Office received a call of a death on Sarah Drive in the City of Goose Creek.
According to the Berkeley County Coroner Bill Salisbury, he found Deborah Rogers, 50, lying in her bed with a laceration to her neck. She was pronounced dead by Coroner Salisbury.
Police had come to the home on a well fair check and met with Alex Schaffer, 38, who is also a resident of that address.
Before police entered the home, Schaffer attempted suicide. He was transported by EMS to Trident Hospital where he died at 2:36 a.m.
Any autopsy is scheduled to be conducted on Rogers on Wednesday. More information will be released after the autopsy.