Timmonsville police chief: no suspects, arrests after overnight homicide; victim identified

Pee Dee Crime

TIMMONSVILLE, SC (WBTW) – Timmonsville police are investigating a homicide.

A shooting happened around 10:45 p.m. Tuesday on Byrd Street, according to Timmonsville Police Chief Billy Brown. No suspects have been identified and no arrests have been made.

On Wednesday night, Florence County Coroner Keith von Lutcken identified the victim as Shawn Michael Gibson, a 28-year-old from Florence. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Timmonsville Police Department and the Florence County Sheriff’s Office investigate. An autopsy is scheduled for Thursday morning in Charleston.

This is a developing story. Count on News13 for updates as we work to learn more.


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