CONWAY, SC (WMBF) – A man is dead from a shooting that occurred early Wednesday morning during a gathering at a Conway residence, Horry County Police stated.
At about 3:30 a.m. Wednesday morning, HCPD officers responded to a residence on Weldon Lane in Conway, in reference to a shooting, according to a news release. Upon arrival, they found a man dead from an apparent gunshot wound.
The victim is 48-year-old Robert Myers from Conway, according to Horry County Coroner Darris Fowler. Myers died at the scene.
Detectives responded, and learned that during a gathering at the residence, there was an altercation, and at least one shot was fired, striking the victim, an official stated. Detectives are investigating the incident, and more information will be released as it is made available.