Coroner identifies man shot, killed at Florence County hotel

Coroner identifies man shot, killed at Florence County hotel
Police lights (Source: File photo)

FLORENCE COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) – Deputies are investigating a deadly shooting that happened at a Florence County hotel Friday morning, according to authorities.

Florence County Sheriff’s Maj. Mike Nunn confirmed the shooting happened at the Florence Inn and Suites at the intersection of U.S. 76 and Interstate 95.

When deputies arrived, they found one victim had been shot and was being transported to an area hospital where he was later pronounced dead, a press release stated.

Florence County Coroner Keith von Lutcken identified the victim as 36-year-old Detrick Gibbons of Darlington.

The shooting remains under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact FCSO investigators at (843) 665-212

Copyright 2020 WMBF. All rights reserved.