A man is dead and two “persons of interest” are sought in connection with a fatal shooting New Year’s Eve in Laurens County.
Sheriff Bill Harrell said deputies were dispatched after 8 p.m. to a home at 1590 Hwy 319 in East Dublin in response to a 911 call that two people had been shot.
Antone Johnson was pronounced dead on the scene by the coroner, and Peter Vanderlin, 17, was taken to hospital, according to a sheriff’s news release.
Harrell declined to release the name of the persons of interest sought by authorities and declined further comment.
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Anyone with information related to the shooting is asked to call 478-272-1522.
To contact Becky Purser, call 256-9559.