Crime

Media Advisory: Homicide

2/25/21

The Richland County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a shooting incident that led to the death of a 42-year-old.On February 25 around 9:11am. Deputies responded to the 100 block of Walnut Grove Circle to reports of a shooting. When they arrived, they found two males with gunshot wounds. Shortly after, deputies were notified that one male suffering from a gunshot injury to the upper body died on the way to the hospital by EMS. The other male is being treated for his injuries at a local hospital.What led to the shooting is under investigation. Preliminary information has revealed the incident was isolated and there is no threat to the community. Additional information will be provided as it becomes available.

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