Man shot to death at hotel in Lexington Co., deputies investigate


Lexington, S.C. (WACH)-- Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the victim who was found dead at a hotel on Piney Grove Road.

According to Coroner Fisher, Dontre'yal Weathersbee,23, of Columbia was pronounced dead at the scene as the result of several gunshot wounds.

Just after 5 Friday morning deputies responded to a call of a body found in a hotel room at the County Inn and Suites.

Upon arrival deputies found Weathersbee inside one of the hotel rooms.

Detectives interviewed witnesses and collected evidence at the scene.

An autopsy is scheduled for Saturday to determine the cause of death.

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