Coroner identifies victim in deadly double shooting in Florence County

Coroner identifies victim in deadly double shooting in Florence County
Charleston deputies responded Friday night to a fatal crash involving a pedestrian in Adams Run. (Source: Live 5/File)

FLORENCE COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) – One person has died following injuries sustained in a double shooting Thursday night in Florence County, according to coroner Keith von Lutcken.

The victim has been identified as 22-year-old Jermaine Dajour Malachi, of Laurinburg, N.C., according to information from the Florence County Coroner’s Office. An autopsy will be performed at the Medical University of South Carolina.

According to information from the Florence County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to the area of Light Street near North Vista Elementary School after reports of the shooting.

The Florence County Sheriff’s Office is investigating. No suspects have been named at this time.

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