Aiken County Sheriff's Office

Edgefield Hwy Death Investigation

Aiken, SC (12 May 2019, 8:00 am) – On May 11, 2019 around 10:50 PM Aiken County Sheriff Office responded to Edgefield Highway near  Jack Jones St, Aiken after a 911 caller reported a person being thrown from a moving vehicle. When the responding deputies arrived on scene, they found the victim, a black male, with apparent gunshot wounds to his upper torso. Witnesses told deputies that the victim was pushed out of a dark in color 4 door car that did not stop. Witnesses rendered aid until deputies and Aiken County EMS arrived on scene. The victim was pronounced deceased by EMS. Investigators and the Aiken County Coroner’s Office responded to the scene.  This is still an ongoing investigation and information will be released as it becomes available.

If anyone has any information on this case we ask them to contact the Aiken County Sheriff’s Office at (803) 648-6811. 

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