Orangeburg deputies investigating fatal shooting

Orangeburg deputies investigating fatal shooting

Deputies in Orangeburg County are investigating an early morning fatal shooting at an apartment building.

Officers responded to a Shadow Lane Drive apartment at 5:24 a.m. Friday on a report of shots fired in the area, according to Orangeburg County Sheriff Leroy Ravenell.

Deputies discovered a 34-year-old victim suffering from a fatal gunshot wound.

Investigators are continuing to interview witnesses and collect forensic evidence, Ravenell said.

Anyone with information should contact Crime Stoppers at (888) CRIME-SC or the Orangeburg County Sheriff's Investigations Unit at (803) 534-3550.

An anonymous tip can be submitted by texting the word "OCSOTIPS" followed by the information to CRIMES (274637).

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