Coroner identifies man killed in Florence County shooting, one other injured

Pee Dee Crime

FLORENCE COUNTY, S.C. (WBTW) — Deputies are investigating after two people were shot in Florence County, according to Chief Deputy Glen Kirby with the Florence County Sheriff’s Office.

One of the victims has since died. The person who died has been identified by Florence County Coroner Keith Von Lutcken as Jermaine Dajour Malachi, 22, of Laurinburg. No information is available on the condition of the second person shot.

Deputies said the shooting happened on Light Street in the North Florence area.

As of 10 p.m., the scene was still active with many patrol cars and deputies investigating.

A section of Light Street was taped off with police tape.

No other information is available at this time. Count on News13 for updates.


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