Lexington County deputies investigating after shooting leaves one dead Sunday morning

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– The Lexington County Sheriff’s Department is investigating after a man was found shot to death in a home in the 800 block of Meadowfield Road Sunday morning.

“We have no reason to believe this was a random act,” Lexington County Sheriff Jay Koon said. “Based on the information we’ve gathered at the scene, the victim likely had some sort of association with the shooter. They knew each other on some level or had some type of connection.”

Deputies do not believe there is any danger to the public.

Authorities say the man believed to be responsible for the shooting is in custody on an unrelated charge.

If you have any information about this incident, call Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.

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