UPDATE: Victim of fatal shooting in West Columbia identified

Arrest made following fatal shooting in West Columbia
Published: Jan. 26, 2018 at 6:16 PM EST|Updated: Jan. 26, 2018 at 10:40 PM EST
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West Columbia police are investigating the death of a man found at an apartment complex with...
West Columbia police are investigating the death of a man found at an apartment complex with gunshot wounds. (Source: WIS)
(Source: Lexington County Detention Center)
(Source: Lexington County Detention Center)

WEST COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - The Lexington County Coroner has released the identity of the victim in Friday's shooting in West Columbia.

According to Margaret Fisher, 38-year-old Edward Walker suffered a gunshot wound to the abdomen. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say the shooting began between Walker and 21-year-old Levette Gladden as an altercation inside one of the apartments and it's an isolated incident.

Walker was found outside of an apartment complex located at 1426 Platt Springs Road early Friday morning.

Gladden has been charged with murder and has been transported to the Lexington County Detention Center.

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