The Aiken County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal shooting in the Petticoat Junction area that occurred on Monday.
Spokesman Eric Abdullah confirmed the Sheriff’s Office responded to the 200 block of Green Road at around 7 p.m. after witnesses called 911 and reported hearing gunshots. The victim, Isiah D. Miles of Beech Island, was found at the scene with multiple gunshot wounds, according to Aiken County Coroner Tim Carlton.
He was transported to Georgia Regents where he was later pronounced dead.
As the investigation is in its early stages, the complete circumstances are not known at this time, Carlton reported.
An autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday in Newberry.
If anyone has any information about this case or any case, they are encouraged to call the Sheriff’s Office at 648-6811 or Crime Stoppers at 888-CRIME-SC (888-274-6372).