Coroner identifies victim in deadly Florence County shooting

Coroner identifies victim in deadly Florence County shooting
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FLORENCE COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) - The Florence County coroner has identified the man who was shot and killed in Timmonsville over the weekend.

Coroner Keith von Lutcken said 39-year-old Demarcus Dixon of Timmonsville died in a shooting on Saturday along Cale Yarborough Highway.

Aundray Sumter
Aundray Sumter (Source: Florence County Sheriff's Office)

Deputies and U.S. Marshals later took 41-year-old Aundray Sumter, of Timmonsville, into custody in connection to the shooting. Investigators said Sumter shot Dixon following a verbal altercation.

Sumter is charged with murder and possession of a weapon during a violent crime. He’s being held at the Florence County Detention Center.

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