Georgetown County Sheriff Carter Weaver announced today that an investigation into a death in Murrells Inlet, SC, Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019, has determined the fatal knife wounds were self-inflicted.

Investigators were called to a residence on Old Kings Highway after being notified of the death.

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