Lexington County authorities are investigating a shooting at a home near South Congaree Friday night that left one man dead.
The incident occurred around 6:30 p.m. What prompted the shooting and the person or persons responsible aren’t known, said Maj. John Allard of the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department.
The identity of the victim and exact location of the shooting were not released pending notification of the victim’s next of kin.
An investigation by the sheriff’s department and county coroner’s office continues.
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Anyone with information about the shooting incident is asked to contact the department at 803-785-8230 or Crime Stoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.