One dead in Aiken County shooting

AIKEN COUNTY, S.C. (WJBF) – One man is dead and another is injured after a shooting Tuesday night.

The Aiken County Sheriff’s Office says the shooting happened in the 300 block of Dry Branch Road, near Allwood Drive around 9:30 p.m on Tuesday night.

When Investigators arrived on the scene, they found two male victims suffering from apparent multiple gunshot wounds.

Witnesses say the two victims along with two other men had been sitting in a car preparing to leave for work when they heard multiple shots fired by an unknown suspect.

22-year-old Devonte Green was pronounced dead at Augusta University Medical Center. The second victim was taken to the hospital in critical condition.

The investigation is still ongoing and no suspect information is available at this time.  Anyone with information is asked to contact the Aiken County Sheriff’s Office at 803-648-6811.

 

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