Man sentenced to 20 years in prison for fatal shooting at Pawleys Island nightclub

Man sentenced to 20 years in prison for fatal shooting at Pawleys Island nightclub
Damien C. Grate (Source: 15th Circuit Solicitor’s Office)

GEORGETOWN COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) – A Pawleys Island man was sentenced to 20 years in prison following a fatal shooting last year at a local nightclub, according to a news release from the 15th Circuit Solicitor’s Office.

Damien C. Grate, 28, pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter last Monday.

The shooting happened on July 24, 2018 at a nightclub in Pawleys Island. The victim was identified as 24-year-old Lamar Easterling.

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