“Pickens County Sheriff’s Office Conducting Death Investigation”


For Immediate Release

Chad Brooks, Chief Deputy

Pickens County Sheriff’s Office

Pickens County Sheriff’s Office Conducting Death Investigation

The Pickens County Sheriff’s Office is conducting an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death of two male victims found near 128 Edwards Lane in Central, South Carolina.

At approximately 12:57 am on Monday, August 16th, 2021, the Sheriff’s Office received a report of a shooting incident in the area of 128 Edwards Lane Central, South Carolina.

When deputies arrived on the scene, they located two male subjects deceased just feet from the paved roadway.  Detectives are actively investigating the incident and pursuing leads in the case.  Additional details will be provided in follow-up media release(s) when they become available.

Inquiries regarding the identity of the victims should be directed to the Pickens County Coroner’s Office.

Anyone that may have been in the area over the past 24 hours and noticed anything unusual or suspicious is asked to call the Pickens County Sheriff’s Office at (864) 898-5500 or Crime Stoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.