One man killed in Latta shooting

Dillon County Coroner Donnie Grimsley said one person has been killed in a shooting on Atkinson Street Tuesday night near Latta.

Officers went to investigate after getting calls of gunshots fired in the area, according to Captain Cliff Arnette with the Dillon County Sheriff's Office.

Arnette said a man had been shot and went to a house looking for help.

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

Arnette said they have a person of interest in the shooting, but he hasn't been taken into custody.

Coroner Grimsley says the victim's name will be released Wednesday after his family is notified.