Lexington County deputies launch death investigation in Chapin

Lexington County deputies launch death investigation in Chapin
Deputies were called to the 1100 block of Old Lexington Highway, near Crooked Creek Park, late Monday morning. (Source: Pixabay)

CHAPIN, S.C. (WIS) - Lexington County deputies are investigating a death in Chapin.

Deputies were called to the 1100 block of Old Lexington Highway, near Crooked Creek Park, late Monday morning.

They found a person dead when they arrived, Capt. Adam Myrick said. Early information indicates the person died in a home in the area, he added.

Deputies also found a woman who was nearby in a car. She would not get out when investigators first got on scene, deputies said. After some negotiation, she did get out of the car and spoke with officials.

Investigators are not looking for a person of interest related to this case, Myrick confirmed.

Deputies did not share any information about how the person died.

This story will be updated.

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