Sheriff’s office: 1 killed in officer-involved shooting in Georgetown County

Sheriff’s office: 1 killed in officer-involved shooting in Georgetown County
Georgetown County Sheriff's Office vehicle

GEORGETOWN COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) – Authorities are investigating a deadly officer-involved shooting in the Andrews area of Georgetown County.

Deputies were called Tuesday night to the 100 block of Gator Lane for a report of a domestic disturbance.

Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Jason Lesley said the deputies were in the process of investigating the incident when deputies exchanged fire with a man and he was killed. The name of the man killed has not been released.

No officers were injured in the shooting.

There is no danger to residents in the area, according to the sheriff’s office.

State Law Enforcement Division has been contacted to help investigate the officer-involved shooting.

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