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TC man killed in Loris area shooting

By DEUCE NIVEN

tribdeuce@tabor-loris.com

     A Tabor City man died after being shot in the area of Bennett Loop near Loris early Wednesday afternoon.

     Latarius Evans, 35, died of a gunshot wound or wounds, Horry County Deputy Coroner Michelle McSpadden said Thursday.

     Horry County police were dispatched to a home on Bennett Loop just before 1 p.m. Wednesday, the first arriving officer finding “a group of people standing around the victim who was laying face down on the ground,” a redacted HCPD report released Thursday said.

     Officer Jacob Parker wrote that there was “no other shooter” on the scene, and that an EMS crew confirmed that “the victim was deceased.”

     No additional information was released by the HCPD Thursday morning.

     Look for more on this story here as events warrant, and in the next Tabor-Loris Tribune in print and online.