LCSO investigating shooting death in county
Officers from the Laurens County Sheriff’s Office are investigating a shooting death that occurred Friday morning.
The shooting took place around 4:20 a.m.
Deputies responded to the incident at Leaman Street near Shealy Circle in Cross Hill where a shooting had taken place and later in the Lisbon Road area of Mountville where LCSO deputies and Laurens County EMS found a 27-year-old male with a gunshot wound.
He was pronounced dead on the scene.
The victim was later identified as Tyquevius Parks Sr. by the Laurens County Coroner’s Office.
The incident remains under investigation by the LCSO with assistance of the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division (SLED).