Richland County deputies: Man shot, left in street

dprice@thestate.comJanuary 16, 2013 

— A man was shot and left for dead in the middle of the street in a neighborhood of Leesburg Road late Tuesday night, Richland County deputies said.

Deputies found the body of 18-year-old Moses T. McKnight lying in the road at Hilo Street at Sheffey Court with a gunshot wound to his head, Richland County Coroner Gary Watts said..

McKnight, also known as “Little Moses,” was pronounced dead at the scene. The case is being investigated as a homicide, deputies said.

Investigators are questioning witnesses and the man’s acquaintances to determine what led to the shooting.

If you know anything about the incident, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC or www.sccrimestoppers.com.

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