NEWBERRY, S.C. (AP) — An argument over a dog led to a deadly South Carolina shooting on Sunday. Officials say Errick E. Walker was shot in the chest in a mobile home park near Newberry.
Deputies arrested 38-year-old Jerod Johnathan Blake, who was a neighbor of the 36-year-old Walker, Deputies say the men had argued over a dog and Blake then fatally shot Walker around 2 a.m. Sunday.
Deputies found Blake and arrested him, charging him with murder and possessing a weapon during a violent crime.
Bail was denied and Blake remains jailed on Monday, jail records show.
An autopsy on Walker’s body is scheduled for this week.