ORANGEBURG COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - The Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting in Holly Hill that has left one dead, and two others injured Thursday night.
Sheriff Leroy Ravenell says he could not provide specifics on the incident that happened just before 9:30 p.m., but did say the evidence indicates this was not a random act of violence.
"At this time our investigation is just beginning, there are few details that are available, but evidence indicates this was not a random act of violence," Ravenell stated in a press release.
Sheriff Ravenell could only confirm one of the victims died from the extent of his or her injuries, and the condition of the other two victims is unknown.
An exact address was not provided. It is also not clear whether the shooting occurred inside a house, or elsewhere.
Deputies say they will be working throughout the night to continue to determine the events that led to the shooting.
Investigators ask anyone with information call (803) 534-3550 or CrimeStoppers at (888) CRIME-SC.