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.
Anyone with information related to the shooting is asked to call 478-272-1522.
To contact Becky Purser, call 256-9559.