25-year-old man dies in Christmas Eve shooting in Lake City

25-year-old man dies in Christmas Eve shooting in Lake City
A man is dead following a Christmas Eve shooting in Lake City.

LAKE CITY, S.C. (WMBF) – A man is dead following a shooting Tuesday night in Lake City.

Officers responded to reports of a person shot on Independence Avenue around 10 p.m., according to Sgt. Amy Pringle with the Lake City Police Department.

Pringle said the victim, identified as 25-year-old Akii McFadden, was taken to a local hospital and later pronounced dead.

The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division has been called in to investigate the shooting.

No additional information was immediately available.

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