The Latest (11/24/21):
The Rock Hill Police Department has identified a suspect in the fatal Rock Hill shooting that left a man dead early Tuesday morning.
Police say 25-year-old Jamie Gavantay Williams, of Rock Hill, was identified as a suspect and warrants were issued for his arrest.
Williams was served with warrants for murder, possession of a firearm during a crime of violence, and unlawful carrying of a firearm, police said.
A hold was also placed on Williams as he is currently wanted by Mecklenburg County for other charges, according to a news release.
Original Story (11/23/21):
ROCK HILL, S.C. — A 32-year-old man was found fatally shot in Rock Hill early Tuesday morning, sparking a homicide investigation, according to police.
The Rock Hill Police Department responded to a home on Coronet Court around 2:40 a.m. after receiving a call for a welfare check of an individual on the ground. The caller also informed officials that gunshots were heard around 25 minutes before the call.
Upon arrival at the scene, officers located an unidentified man unresponsive and suffering from a gunshot wound. EMS and the York County Coroner’s Office responded to the scene where the victim was pronounced dead.
The Rock Hill Police Department Criminal Investigations Division and Forensic Services Unit were notified to continue the homicide investigation.
If anyone has any information regarding the incident, they are asked to call 803-329-7293.