78-Year-Old Brutally Beaten During Suspected Robbery

April 16, 2018, 11:54 am EST | Share:

BERKELEY COUNTY, SC (WTAT-TV) — A 78-year-old man has died after being brutally beaten inside his Summerville home.

The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office says Neville Morgan was found inside his home on Sheep Island Road by family members on Thursday after a suspected robbery.

Deputies say the elderly man was taken to Trident Hospital where he later died.

Berkeley County Coroner Bill Salisbury says Morgan died from blunt force trauma.

The case has been ruled a homicide.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office at 843-719-4465 or Crime Stoppers at 843-554-1111.