Deputies investigate Orangeburg deadly shooting

ORANGEBURG COUNTY, SC (PRESS RELEASE) — Sheriff Leroy Ravenell announced the Orangeburg County Sheriff’s Office is investigating what appears to be a fatal shooting that happened early Saturday.

The sheriff said investigators were called were called to a Whittaker Parkway location around 12:20 a.m.

Witnesses said they heard gunshots and then saw a man laying on the ground.

At that point, law enforcement and medical authorities were called.

Investigators have learned two men were involved in some type of confrontation that turned into a physical altercation.

The case remains under investigation.

More details will be released as they become available.​

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