CRIME
01/27/2014 02:00 pm ET | Updated Jan 27, 2014

Mental Health Center Shooting Leaves At Least One Dead In Chesterfield, South Carolina

At least one person was killed Monday in a shooting at a mental health center in South Carolina, WBTV reports.

A coroner confirmed the death following the incident at the Tri-County Mental Health Center in Chesterfield, according to WSOCTV.

WSOC also reports that authorities said the shooter "was down."

The victim was a patient at the medical center, according to WBTV.

Officials told WSOC that a probation officer shot the suspect.

Chesterfield is a small town in the eastern part of the state with about 1,400 people.

At least one person shot at tri-county mental health center in Chesterfield. Awaiting details from police pic.twitter.com/nNkGscaNQL

— Greg Suskin (@GSuskin) January 27, 2014

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