Orangeburg sheriff: Man shoots, kills home intruder

ORANGEBURG, S.C. (WCIV) -- A man was shot and killed after he forced his way into a home in Orangeburg, according to the sheriff there.

Orangeburg County Sheriff Leroy Ravenell said investigators determined that 21-year-old DeShawn Randolph broke into a Kings Road home sometime after 11 p.m. Sunday.

The homeowner grabbed a firearm and fired several shots at Randolph, fatally wounding the man, Ravenell said.

An autopsy has been scheduled for Tuesday.