SPARTANBURG - A man has died a day after he was shot by a police officer.
Spartanburg County Coroner Rusty Clevenger said 45-year-old Steven M. Satterfield Jr. was pronounced dead early Thursday morning at a local hospital. He had been shot in the chest Wednesday.
Sheriff's deputy Brandon Bentley was responding to a dispute between neighbors when Satterfield charged him with a weapon, a police report said; Bentley shot the man once.
Officials say Bentley has been placed on "light duty" with pay. The State Law Enforcement Division is investigating. Bentley has worked for the sheriff's office about four years.