Lexington, SC (Paul Kirby) – Investigators with the Lexington Police Department are looking into the circumstances surrounding a shooting that resulted in a death Wednesday morning. They received a call regarding the shooting just before 1:45 a.m. on Corley Street in the town.
Officers responded, as did EMS and the fire service personnel. The victim was pronounced dead on the scene and the coroner was requested.
According to Corporal Cameron Mortenson, spokesman for the police department, they are investigating what they are describing as an accidental shooting that resulted in death. Mortenson said that the department is not ready to release any additional information at this time.