Man shot, killed at home in Laurens Co. ruled homicide, coroner says

LAURENS Co., S.C. (WSPA) – The Laurens County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a reported shooting that left one man dead early Sunday morning.

According to a report by the sheriff’s office, deputies were called to a home in the 100 block of Colonial Acres in Laurens around 12:45 a.m. for a shooting.

When law enforcement arrived at the scene, they found a deceased male victim lying in a pool of blood.

That victim has been identified as 35-year-old Michael Eric McCraney.

According to the coroner’s office, McCraney was shot in the neck. His death has been ruled a homicide.

No charges have been filed in the investigation at this time.

The Laurens County Sheriff’s Office and Coroner’s Office are working together on this case.

We will update the article as more information is released from the investigative agencies.

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