Man found shot to death on side of Sumter street


SUMTER, S.C. (AP) — A 33-year-old man has been shot and killed and left on the side of the street in Sumter.

Police responding to a call about shots fired around 12:30 a.m. found Mario Scott's body. He had been shot in the chest and back and was declared dead at the scene.

Investigators are talking to witnesses and trying to figure out why Scott was killed. No arrests have been made.

The shooting happened about a mile from downtown Sumter.

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