Victim identified in fatal shooting near Lake City

Victim identified in fatal shooting near Lake City
(Source: Gray News)

FLORENCE COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - Officials have identified the victim of a fatal shooting near Lake City early Sunday morning.

Florence County Coroner Keith von Lutcken said 20-year-old Alex Jadon Fox, of Florence, died in the shooting.

Maj. Michael Nunn of the Florence County Sheriff’s Office said deputies were called to a home on Solomon Road at around 12:48 a.m. for a report of a shooting with a victim.

Maj. Nunn also said witnesses told deputies the shooting happened at the residence while a large gathering was taking place.

von Lutcken said the victim’s body is being taken to the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston for an autopsy.

Anyone with information is asked to call Florence County Sheriff’s Office investigators at 843-665-2121 or Crime Stoppers of the Pee Dee at 888-274-6372.

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