Teen dies after shooting in Greenwood Co., homicide investigation underway

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GREENWOOD, S.C. (WSPA) – The Greenwood County Coroner’s Office said a teenager died after a shooting Friday afternoon.

We previously reported a woman was injured in a shooting at Twin Oaks Apartment on Holman Street.

The victim was taken to the hospital Thursday with injuries received from a gunshot wound, according to the coroner’s office. She died at the hospital on Saturday around 5 p.m.

The coroner’s office identified the victim as Dixie Pauline Derrick, 19, of Greenwood.

The Greenwood Police Department said Keela Rochelle Stoudemire, 30, of Clinton, has been charged with Murder and Possession of a Weapon During a Violent Crime.

The Greenwood Police Department saying Derrick and Stoudemire were connected..

“It looks like they’ve had some ongoing issues with one another, previous altercations and stuff that came up,” Greenwood Police Sgt. Jonathan Link said.

Saying that a crime like this one is rare in Greenwood.

“While we have a fair amount of domestic related incidents and a lot of narcotics and gang-related shootings, a female on female shooting like this is fairly uncommon for us,” Link said.

A homicide investigation is underway by Greenwood Police Department and the Greenwood County’s Office.

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