Coroner identifies woman killed in shooting - - Columbia, South Carolina

Coroner identifies woman killed in shooting

KERSHAW COUNTY, SC (WIS) - Authorities have released the identity of a woman killed in a shooting early Tuesday morning in Elgin. 

Kershaw County Coroner Johnny Fellers said 29-year-old Petra Boykin was shot around 3:00 a.m. on Smyrna Church Rd. Fellers said Boykin was flown to Palmetto Health Richland where she died from a gunshot wound shortly before 6:00 a.m.

According to Kershaw County Sheriff Jim Matthews, Boykin and another woman got into an argument and Boykin was shot in the chest.

The shooter is being interviewed by deputies, but has not been charged.

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