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14-year-old boy shot to death in Longs home is the area's 4th killing since mid-March

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LONGS, South Carolina — Investigators say a 14-year-old boy has bene shot to death in a home in Longs.

Horry County Police said they were called Friday night by someone who said a teen had been shot and was being taken in a private car to the hospital.

Authorities say by the time officers arrived, Taizaun Dewitt had died.

Police have determined where the shooting took place, but they have not made any arrests or given a motive for the killing.

Friday's killing was the fourth fatal shooting in and around Longs since mid-March.

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