The man who was found shot to death in a vehicle parked in front of the Dorchester County Sheriff's Office in Summerville Wednesday afternoon has been identified.

He was David Wayne Pulliam, 52, according to Coroner Chris Nisbet. Pulliam died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head in his truck, Nisbet said.

Deputies discovered the body inside a vehicle in the parking lot on Deming Way about 3:10 p.m, Chief Deputy Sam Richardson said. The parking lot also serves the judicial center and other county offices.

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