SC detective shot during domestic violence call dies

Detective Mike Doty was among four LEOs shot while responding to the call earlier this week

Duty Death: Mike Doty - [York, South Carolina]

End of Service: 01/17/2018


Associated Press

YORK, S.C. — A South Carolina sheriff says one of the four law enforcement officers shot while trying to find and arrest a domestic violence suspect has died.

York County Sheriff Kevin Tolson announced on the office's Facebook page that Detective Mike Doty died Wednesday.

Detective Mike Doty was one of four law enforcement officers shot in a domestic violence call on Tuesday. (Photo/York County Sheriff's Office)
Detective Mike Doty was one of four law enforcement officers shot in a domestic violence call on Tuesday. (Photo/York County Sheriff's Office)

Authorities say York County Sgt. Buddy Brown and York City Police Sgt. Kyle Cummings are recovering.

Tolson says those two officers along with Doty were SWAT team members ambushed by 47-year-old Christian McCall on Tuesday.

The sheriff says York County Sgt. Randy Clinton is awaiting surgery. His condition hasn't been released.

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