Man shot and killed in Cheraw

Jamal Gainey, 25, wa


sitting in the driver's seat of a parked car at Second and Front Streets in Cheraw when someone opened the door and shot Gainey just after 11 o'clock Sunday night, according to Cheraw Police Chief Jay Brooks.

Gainey was able to drive off, but nearly passed out, Brooks said.

Three other people in the car drove Gainey to Chesterfield General Hospital where he later died from injuries suffered in the shooting, according to Chesterfield County Coroner Kip Kiser.

Hospital medical staff called police to make them aware of the situation.

Cheraw police are expected to release more details Monday morning.