Fatal shooting Weds. morning in Varnville

Authorities responded to a shooting around 7:30 am Wednesday, April 19, in Varnville.

According to Hampton County Sheriff T.C. Smalls, deputies from his office responded to a call of a male found lying in the front yard of a 1105 Stanley Loop Road, Varnville, residence around 7:30 am Wednesday.

The victim was found shot multiple times in the front yard of the residence and rushed to an regional hospital for treatment of life-threatening wounds. His current condition is unknown at this time.

A second male was found deceased inside the home. SLED investigators are still on the scene and have not released a cause of death for the male found inside the home.

Look for a detailed story tonight in The Gurdian.