1 dead, 1 hurt after Greenville Co. shooting

GREENVILLE CO., S.C. (WSPA) – One man is dead and another man was injured after a shooting at an apartment.

Greenville County deputies say a call came in around 1:46 p.m. Sunday about a shooting at Boulder Creek Apartments on Furman Hall Road.

The shooting victims pulled into the Spinx gas station on N. Pleasantburg Drive, where one man died. The coroner’s office identified him as 21-year-old Azaveon Cook of Piedmont.

The coroner’s office said in a statement that bystanders started CPR on Cook, but he died at the scene.

The other shooting victim was taken to the hospital.

Deputies say there was an altercation at the nearby apartment before gunfire was exchanged.

The shooting suspect(s) fled the scene after the incident occurred.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 864-23-CRIME.

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