A Hopkins area bar was the scene of a second shooting within 24 hours Saturday.
About 10 p.m., drive-by shots were fired at Tony's Lounge on the 2400 block of Congaree Road, according to the Richland County Sheriff's Department.
A male patron was shot in the lower body and was transported to a local hospital, the sheriff's department said.
At the same location about 1:30 a.m. Saturday, a man was shot to death at the bar. He was identified by Richland County Coroner Gary Watts as Steward Wilson, Jr., 34.
Anyone with information regarding this shooting is asked to call Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.
A man was killed in an early morning shooting Saturday at a Hopkins bar.
Around 1:30 a.m. Saturday, Richland County Sheriff's deputies arrived at Tony’s Lounge at 2412 Congaree Road, where shots had been fired, according to Lt. Curtis Wilson.
Steward Wilson Jr, 24, of Hopkins, was found with a gunshot wound to the upper body and later died at Palmetto Health Richland hospital, according to Richland County Coroner Gary Watts.
Sheriff's investigators have been questioning witnesses and are following leads, Wilson said.
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.