South Carolina toddler, mother die in Conway shooting

Mother and daughter killed in South Carolina shooting

CONWAY, S.C. — A South Carolina toddler and her mother have died after a shooting in Conway, authorities said.

According to the Myrtle Beach Sun News and the Post and Courier, Conway police responded Monday evening to reported gunfire at a Suggs Street home and found 23-year-old Tasjunique Graham shot dead, authorities said. Graham’s 3-year-old daughter, Bailey Simmon, also suffered a life-threatening gunshot wound and was rushed to a nearby hospital, where she later died, officials said Wednesday.

Medical examiners plan to perform an autopsy on the girl, the Post and Courier reported.

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Police, who continue to investigate the case, have neither named nor arrested any suspects, according to the news outlets.

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