Aiken authorities look into fatal shooting

Investigators were searching for clues in a fatal shooting that occurred about 8:10 p.m. Tuesday in the 400 block of Abbeville Avenue in Aiken.

Lt. David Turno of the Aiken Department of Public Safety said residents reported hearing gunfire. A gunshot victim was taken to the emergency room at Aiken Regional Medical Centers. The name of the victim has not been released.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective David Savage at (803) 642-7687, or Crimestoppers at 888-CrimeSC. Callers can remain anonymous and are eligible for a reward.



Savannah River Site resumes normal activity

A suspicious item was discovered Wednesday afternoon at the Savannah River National Laboratory which prompted emergency responseactivities.

... Read more