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Man found shot and killed in Rock Hill

When police got to the scene, they found a 32-year-old man unresponsive and suffering from a gunshot wound.

ROCK HILL, S.C. — The Rock Hill Police Department has made an arrest in the Tuesday morning killing of a man.

Investigators have arrested and charged Jamie Gavantay Williams, 25, of Rock Hill, with murder, possession of a firearm during a crime of violence, and unlawful carrying of a firearm.

Around 2:40 a.m. Tuesday, officers found a 32-year-old man unresponsive on Coronet Court., which is located off of South Heckle Blvd. near Clinton College. The victim, who has not been publically identified, was suffering from a gunshot wound.

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EMS and the York County Coroner’s Office responded to the scene where the victim was pronounced dead. 

Williams was located and arrested on Duckett Court, which is located within two miles of the crime scene. 

Mecklenburg County officials confirmed Williams is also wanted in their county on charges of Assault With a Deadly Weapon with Intent to Kill, Injury to Personal Property, and Possession of a Firearm by Felon.

As the investigation continues in Rock Hill, anyone with information is asked to call investigators at 803-329-7293.

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