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      12-year-old boy dies in mobile home fire

      UPDATE: Dave Cohen,12, died in a mobile home fire early Saturday morning, according to Georgetown County deputy coroner Chase Ridgeway.

      Around 1:30 a.m. Georgetown County Sheriff's deputies responded to a report of a mobile home fire at 10 James Drive in the Andrews Community of Georgetown County.

      GCSO says according to the family, they had recently moved to a new home.

      Deputies say t he victim attended a birthday party and did not answer calls from his mother. In the process of the investigation, it was determined the victim returned to the old house instead of their new home without the family's knowledge.

      Cohen was the only person found inside the home, according to Ridgeway.

      South Carolina Law Enforcement Division was called in to assist with the investigation just before 4 a.m.

      The case remains under investigation by SLED and GCSO.