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.
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.