S. Carolina sheriff investigates slaying at mobile home park
SUMTER, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina sheriff is investigating the slaying of a man shot at a mobile home park.
Authorities found 29-year-old Xavier Ja’von Ballard shot Wednesday night at a mobile home park in Sumter near Shaw Air Force Base, The State reported. Ballard died after being taken to a hospital, Sumter County Coroner Robbie Baker said in a news release.
The Sumter County Sheriff’s Office is investigating. No arrests had been announced Thursday afternoon.
Authorities have not given a motive for the fatal shooting.