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South Carolina man fatally shoots his wife in the head while cleaning shotgun

A South Carolina man said he was cleaning his shotgun when he accidentally shot and killed his wife. Dean Pennington, of Gaffney, said he was caring for his 12-gauge shotgun when it accidentally discharged, shooting 59-year-old Rita Pennington in the head. She was pronounced dead at the scene. Cherokee County…

South Carolina woman kills boyfriend with shotgun while ‘playing around’

A 21-year-old South Carolina woman has been charged with murder after she admitted killing her 20-year-old boyfriend, but she insists the whole thing was an accident. Spartanburg police said that Erika Michelle Sutelman shot David Allen Moholland in the chest with a 12-gauge shotgun at an apartment where they were…