Man dead after fight with homeowner, shooting in Chesnee, deputies say

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CHEROKEE COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – Deputies say a man is dead after he was shot following a fight with a homeowner in Cherokee County Friday night.

According to the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office, deputies were called to Pickens Street for the shooting just after 10:00pm.

When deputies arrived on scene, they found a man dead in the driveway of the home.

The coroner identified the victim as 48-year-old Marvin Wade Taylor of Chesnee.

Investigators said Taylor and the homeowner got into a fight inside the home and then the homeowner shot Taylor.

Deputies said they believe Taylor ran from the home after he was shot and collapsed in the driveway.

The sheriff’s office is looking for two people who were with Taylor at the home and left in a black vehicle.

The investigation is still ongoing and no charges have been filed at this time.

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 888-CRIME-SC or call Investigator Gardner at the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office at 864-489-4722 extension 125.

A deadly shooting is under investigation in Cherokee County.

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