Police probe South Carolina slaying of Ohio banker

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — North Charleston police are looking for clues and the family is offering a $36,000 reward for information in the Memorial Day shooting death of an Ohio banker in South Carolina.

Police spokesman Spencer Pryor tells local media outlets that 35-year-old Barri Shank, who is from the Cleveland area, was shot early May 30 outside his hotel near the Charleston Area Convention Center.

Shank had dropped his wife off at the hotel and was walking back from parking lot when he was shot.

Family members say the couple, who lived in Bay Village, Ohio, had just arrived at the nearby Charleston International Airport and were spending the night before renting a car and driving to Hilton Head Island for a vacation.

Hilton Head is about 100 miles southwest of North Charleston.

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