1 dead, 1 injured at Sumter County nightclub

Rodney Green

SUMTER COUNTY, SC (WACH) - One man is dead after being shot in the chest at a Sumter County nightclub.

Sumter sheriff's deputies say they responded to shots being fired at Club Miami around 2:30 am.

Upon arrival they were able to find 33-year-old Tyrus Archie who was on the ground with a gunshot wound to the chest.

Another male, 26-year-old Rayquann Jenkins was also located in the parking lot with a gunshot wound to his leg.

Archie was pronounced dead at the scene by the Sumter County Coroner.

Officials say tips from witnesses led them to the shooter, who was found in a field adjacent to Club Miami.

Officials identified the shooter as Rodney Green.

Green was taken in for questioning and is now at the Sumter-Lee Regional Detention Center.