Rock Hill Police investigating deadly assault

Rock Hill Police investigating deadly assault

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Rock Hill Police investigating a deadly assault

ROCK HILL, S.C. — The Rock Hill Police Department is investigating a deadly assault that happened early Sunday morning at around 1:00 a.m. 

According to police, their officers were dispatched to a home in the 700 blocks of South Confederate Avenue in reference to an unresponsive person inside. 

Police said while on the scene, officers located 59-year-old John Ferrell on the floor in the living room with injuries consistent with an assault. 

This incident is currently being investigated as a homicide, police report.

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