ABBEVILLE COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – South Carolina Law Enforcement Division is investigating following a deadly officer-involved shooting in Abbeville County on Monday night.
SLED said Abbeville County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded for a reported domestic situation.
While on scene, there was a confrontation between an armed man and a deputy, SLED said. As a result, the man was shot and killed.
No other injuries were reported.
The Abbeville County Coroner identified the man as 54-year-old Evin Kimberly Payne.
We will continue to update this story as information becomes available.