Man charged with murder after Tuesday night shooting near Latta

Kenny Ray Hunter

Kenny Ray Hunter has been charged with murder in the killing of 24-year-old Kwame Campbell Tuesday night near Latta.

Hunter has been charged with Murder and Possession of a Weapon During the Commission of a Crime, according to Captain Cliff Arnette with the Dillon County Sheriff's Office.

Wednesday afternoon Dillon County Coroner Donnie Grimsley identified Campbell as the person killed in the shooting on Atkinson Street Tuesday night near Latta.

Officers went to investigate after getting calls of gunshots fired in the area around 9 p.m., according to Arnette.

Arnette said a Campbell was shot and went to a house looking for help.

Someone called 911 and the Campbell was taken to the hospital where Grimsley said he was pronounced dead.