CHESTERFIELD, S.C. — A homicide investigation is underway after the body of a 29-year-old man was found in a running car Sunday morning in northern South Carolina.

Investigators in Chesterfield County told media outlets say Wendell Price Jr. was found slumped over behind the wheel with multiple gunshot wounds to the neck and shoulder Sunday morning.

The sheriff says deputies are working on a motive but think the victim knew his killer.

No arrests have been made.

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