Suspect in fatal shooting immigrated unlawfully

Daniel De Jesus Rangel Sherrer (Greenville Co. Detention Center)

GREENVILLE Co., S.C. (WSPA) – Authorities say the suspect who confessed to killing a teen was in the United States illegally from Mexico.

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, or ICE, issued a detainer order for Daniel De Jesus Rangel Sherrer. The 19-year-old is accused of murdering  Diana Martinez-Gonzalez. Deputies say he also held another victim against her will before she was able to escape.

The Greenville News reports that Gonzalez was an 11th grader at Greenville High School.

Authorities say Gonzalez was shot to death Wednesday afternoon in a wooded area near Saluda Dam Road.

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