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Sheriff’s Office investigating deadly shooting

On July 3, at about 9:30 p.m., the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a shooting that injured a man in the Mimosa Shores Road area of Washington.

BCSO deputies and Broad Creek EMS personnel responded to the scene, where they located Gregory Lee Leggett, 59, deceased with a single gunshot wound. An investigation into the shooting is ongoing.