Coroner: Woman shot in head in Florence home, suspect charged with murder

Duncan Allen Robinson, Jr.
Duncan Allen Robinson, Jr.(Source: Florence County Detention Center)
Published: Jan. 23, 2022 at 12:44 PM EST|Updated: Jan. 28, 2022 at 5:32 PM EST
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FLORENCE, S.C. (WMBF) – Authorities have released new details regarding a deadly shooting that happened in Florence last weekend.

The Florence Police Department said officers responded to the area of Rice Planters Lane shortly before 10 a.m. Sunday after reports of a shooting. Police later found a deceased person in the home.

Florence County Coroner Keith von Lutcken later identified the victim as 29-year-old Taylor McFadden Robinson.

On Friday, von Lutcken said autopsy results showed Robinson was shot in the head and that her death has been ruled a homicide.

Police said the suspect in the case, 31-year-old Duncan Allen Robinson, Jr., was taken into custody without incident later Sunday.

He’s been charged with murder, first-degree burglary, and possession of a weapon during a violent crime.

Duncan Robinson is being held at the Florence County Detention Center as of Friday evening.

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