1 person killed in Hopkins shooting, another hospitalized
A Richland County Coroner’s Office employee was killed in a shooting Tuesday and a county refuge control employee was wounded.
The shooting happened during an argument in the 1500 block of Clarkson Road in Hopkins.
According to a Richland County Sheriff Department’s report the shooting took place around 12:30 p.m. on the outside of a home. Residents of the area called 911 to report that shots were fired.
When deputies arrived, they found one victim dead, and the another with a gunshot wound. The wounded person was taken to the hospital, and the condition of the person is not known.