Suicide Ruled from Domestic Incident

A man who received a gunshot injury during a domestic assault incident this week is now dead, and the death is reportedly a suicide. Laurens County Chief Deputy Sheriff Jarvis Reeder reports that the Laurens County Coroner has ruled the death a suicide from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Deputies were dispatched to the 1100 block of Simmons Road in the Green Pond community of Laurens County at 3:27 Tuesday afternoon and were advised while on the way that a male had received gunshot injuries. He was taken to Greenville Memorial Hospital for treatment of the injury to his upper extremities of his body. Chief Reeder had said Tuesday afternoon that the incident did not present any danger to the public.