Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified the individual who was fatally shot in the 500 block of Luke Street at approximately 12:15 p.m. Thursday. 

According to Fisher, Mr. Harkeem Quaman Akins, 30, of Gaston, was pronounced dead upon arrival at an area hospital after being transported from the scene.

Akins had suffered a gunshot wound to the upper body, Fisher said.

The incident is under investigation by the West Columbia Police Department.

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