UPDATE: Coroner releases identity of man stabbed to death at Richland apartment complex

ccope@thestate.comDecember 7, 2013 

— The coroner released the identity of the homicide victim found around 1:30 a.m. Saturday.

An autopsy revealed that Derrick Land, 30, died from complications of multiple stab wounds to the upper body, said Richland County Coroner Gary Watts.

Deputies located Land unresponsive with multiple stab wounds lying in the parking lot at 1800 Long Creek Drive, said Sgt. Curtis Wilson, spokesman for the department.

That address is home to The Views on Longcreek Apartments in the St. Andrews area.

EMS pronounced the victim dead at the scene, Wilson said.

Anyone with information about the incident is encouraged to call CrimeStoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC..

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