Editor’s note: This story has been updated as officials have not released the victim’s sex at this time.

FLORENCE, S.C. (WBTW) — Florence police have begun a homicide investigation after authorities found a 24-year-old shot to death Sunday night.

Nicaree Ashonn Wilson of Florence died in the shooting, according to Florence County Coroner Keith von Lutcken, who said an autopsy has been scheduled for Thursday morning at the Medical University of South Carolina.

Officers found Wilson dead after being called about 10:15 p.m. to a reported shooting in the 800 block of W. Dixie Street according to Florence Police Capt. Mike Brandt.

No additional information was immediately available. Florence police and the county coroner’s officers are investigating, Brandt said.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Cpl. Herman at 843-665-3191 or therman@cityofflorence.com.

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