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Maine Native Fatally Shot by Fellow Marine at South Carolina Base

The marine accused of shooting and killing Tyler Wallingford is reportedly in custody

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Kristena Wallingford

A 21-year-old Maine Marine was reportedly killed by another Marine on Friday night.

WCSH reports Tyler Wallingford of Standish was fatally shot at approximately 9:30 p.m. at the Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort in South Carolina.

Wallingford belonged to Marine Aircraft Group 31 and was shot on the base, according to WCSH.

The other Marine accused of shooting the 21-year-old is reportedly in custody.

The investigation is ongoing.

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