UPDATE: 16-year-old killed after shooting in Aynor identified; one arrested


HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – According to a Tweet from the Horry County Police Department, they are investigating the fatal shooting of a 16-year-old.

According to Chief Deputy Coroner Tamara Willard, the 16-year-old has been identified as Spencer Prince, of Loris.

Horry County Police announced via Twitter that one person has been arrested in connection to this shooting. They will release that person’s name and their charges once the warrants have been served.

The shooting happened on Good Luck Road in Aynor.

Neighbors in the area said they think there was a party going on at the time, but the family who lives in the house are good people. “I haven’t heard what cause the altercation to start, but its a terrible tragedy for both families,” said Junior Rabon, a neighbor on the street.

Prince’s Facebook page shows he was a student at Loris High School, where he played baseball.

BREAKING NEWS: We are investigating the shooting death of a 16 year old on Good Luck in Aynor. More details as they become available.

— Horry County PD (@horrycountypd) July 9, 2017

This is a developing investigation, stay with WMBF news as we work to learn more details.

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