ORANGEBURG, S.C. — Orangeburg County sheriff’s deputies have arrested two men in the shooting death of a man earlier this week.

The Times and Democrat of Orangeburg ( reported that deputies were called to a reporting of shots fired Tuesday afternoon and found Elton Lambright unresponsive near a vehicle.

Lambright was taken to the Regional Medical Center in Orangeburg where he later died.

Two men have been charged with murder and possession of a weapon during a violent crime.

Thirty-one-year-old Antonio Jarred Aiken of St. Matthews and 26-year-old Deshawn Lamar Rogers of Orangeburg are being held in the Orangeburg County jail.

The men do not yet have attorneys and have asked for a public defender.

Information from: The Times & Democrat,

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