One dead after shooting at convenience store

  • Posted: Saturday, December 15, 2012 11:25 p.m.
    UPDATED: Monday, December 17, 2012 12:45 p.m.

A man is dead after a shooting occurred at a convenience store in Aiken, according to the Aiken County Sheriff's Office.

Deputies responded to a disturbance at Lucky 7, located on the corner of Hampton Avenue and Terry Drive, about 6:50 p.m., where they found one dead male inside a vehicle on the driver's side, according to Aiken County Sheriff's Office Sgt. Jason Feemster.

The name of the victim has not been released.

Following what was said to be an argument between the suspect and the victim, shots were fired, and the suspect fled on foot, Feemster said.

The investigation is ongoing. For updates on this story, check back to www.aikenstandard.com.

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