LANCASTER, S.C. -- Police responded to a disturbance in Lancaster early Saturday morning along Fort Mill Highway.

When officers arrived at 872 Fort Mill Highway, they found David N. Hammer, 21, of Fort Mill dead in the driveway. Officials said it appeared he d been shot at least one time. According to investigators, several people including Hammer were involved in an altercation in the driveway. Officials said all the people present during the altercation are cooperating with authorities.

It is unfortunate that a incident like this ended in the death of a young person. Our deepest condolences to those involved and their families, said Sheriff Faile in a press release.

The fatal shooting remains under investigation. The Lancaster Sheriff s Office said more information will be released when the investigation is over and they ve had a chance to speak with the Solicitor s Office.

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