Comanchee Trail death under investigation, victim identified

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Published: Nov. 14, 2022 at 3:04 PM EST
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WEST COLUMBIA, S.C. (WIS) - Tuesday morning Lexington County Coroner, Margaret Fisher, identified the victim of the shooting on Comanchee Trail.

Fisher said Devonte Jerone Craft, 24, of West Columbia was shot and killed on Nov. 14 around 1:30 p.m. at the Riverbank Retreat Apartments.

Craft was shot multiple times in the upper and lower body. He died at the scene.


The West Columbia Police Department said they’re investigating a death Monday.

Officers responded to the area in 1000 block of Comanchee Trail in West Columbia at around 1:39 p.m. Monday.

Anyone with information is being asked to contact the department at 803-794-0721 or by submitting a tip to Crime Stoppers.

This is a developing story and will be updated as we learn more.

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