- Associated Press - Thursday, September 1, 2016

WESTMINSTER, S.C. (AP) - Oconee County sheriff’s deputies are investigating the shooting death of a man in a home near the community of Westminster.

Sheriff’s spokesman Jimmy Watt said in a release that the shooting, which happened about 2 a.m. on Thursday, is being investigated as a homicide.

The name of the victim has not yet been released. But authorities say there is no danger to the public.

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