Man found shot to death inside Greenville home ID’d by coroner


GREENVILLE COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – The Greenville County Coroner’s Office identified a man whose body was found inside of a home in the county.

According to the coroner’s office news release, Piedmont Park Fire Department, Greenville County EMS and Greenville County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a call for assistance at a home on Mendel Drive Friday at around 6:30 a.m.

The sheriff’s office said the man’s body was found inside the home.

Coroner Parks Evans identified the victim as Steven D. Griesinger, 61, of Greenville.

Evans said Griesinger was found unresponsive inside the home and was pronounced dead at the scene.

An autopsy performed Friday determined that Griesinger died from a gunshot wound to the head and his manner of death was deemed a homicide.

The case is under investigation by the coroner’s office and the sheriff’s office.

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