Fatal shooting near Swansea investigated as homicide

(ColaDaily.com) Lexington County sheriff’s deputies are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at his home near Swansea.

The shooting was reported around 5:30 a.m. Wednesday at a home on Sam Austin Road.

The name of the person killed has not been released. Deputies have not released any information about the circumstances of the shooting but did say the case is being treated as a homicide investigation. Investigators were still at the crime scene late Wednesday morning.

Deputies ask anyone with information about the shooting to contact Crimestoppers. Cola Daily will update this story as more information becomes available.

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