Man Killed in New Year's Eve Shooting in Aiken


By News Department

AIKEN, S.C. (AP) - Authorities say a 22-year-old man is dead after a shooting on New Year's Eve in Aiken.

Aiken County Coroner Tim Carlton said Joseph Brown was shot several times around 9:30 p.m. Monday.

The coroner says Brown died about six hours later in the hospital.

Police say they don't have any suspects or a motive for the shooting.

Carlton says an autopsy has been ordered and results should be available Wednesday.

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