College student found shot to death in Scotland County

A 21-year-old college student was found shot to death on Plantation Road near Laurinburg early Sunday morning, according to Scotland County Sheriff Shep Jones.

Jones says the woman was last seen at the Encore nightclub in Marlboro County earlier that morning.

The Scotland County Sheriff's Office Facebook page says the woman's death may have been the result of an altercation at the nightclub.

He says she was home visiting her family in Raeford on Thanksgiving break and was scheduled to go back to school Sunday afternoon.

If you have any information, you're asked to call the Scotland County Sheriff's Office at (910) 276-3385.