Teen dead after shooting on Meadows St. in Greenwood Co.

Credit: Index-Journal
Credit: Index-Journal

GREENWOOD CO., S.C. (WSPA) – A teenager is dead after a shooting on Meadow Street, according to the Greenwood County Coroner.

Coroner Sonny Cox says 16-year-old Markevious K. Jackson died from injuries he received in the shooting.

The shooting happened around 6:39 p.m. Friday.

Officers found Jackson lying in the roadway when they responded to the shooting, police say.

Jackson was taken by EMS to Self Regional Healthcare, where he died from a single gunshot wound, the coroner says.

Greenwood Police Department is investigating Jackson’s death as a homicide.

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