Body of Sumter man found with multiple gunshot wounds
SUMTER COUNTY, S.C. (WACH) —
A body found in Sumter was discovered with multiple gunshot wounds, according to the sheriff's office.
According to the Sumter County Sheriff's Office, the body was found on East Newberry Avenue around 10:30 a.m. on Saturday morning. He was shot several times.
Investigators believe the shooting took place several hours before the body was discovered.
The Sumter County Coroner Robbie Baker identified the victim as Jarvis Omar Rush, 34, of Sumter. An autopsy is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. on Monday.
Anyone with information should contact the Sumter County Sheriff's Investigative Office (803) 436-2011 or Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.