AIKEN COUNTY, S.C. (WJBF) — An officer-involved shooting is under investigation in Aiken County.
Authorities say Around 12:43 a.m. on Saturday, May 21, a deputy initiated a traffic stop
with a Harley Davison motorcycle by signaling with his overhead blue lights on East Pine Long
near Trail Wood Ave.
The male rider accelerated away from the deputy, never stopping.
causing him to lose control of the motorcycle in the grass, authorities added.
SLED is investigating the incident.
An autopsy is schduled for Monday in Newberry, S.C.
The victim’s name willbe released once his family has been notified.