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.