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25-year-old killed in Lamar shooting, coroner says

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Updated: Jun. 29, 2020 at 7:36 AM EDT
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LAMAR, S.C. (WMBF) – Authorities are investigating a deadly shooting Sunday night in Lamar.

Darlington County Coroner J. Todd Hardee identified the victim as 25-year-old Deon Wilson.

Wilson was pronounced dead at a local hospital, according to Hardee. He added the death has been ruled a homicide.

An autopsy is scheduled to be performed Monday.

Authorities have not disclosed the specific location of the shooting.

More information is expected to be released by Lamar police later Monday.

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