Jeremiah Duncan (from Facebook)

The Aiken County Coroner’s Office has identified the person found shot to death in a car Tuesday morning as a USC Aiken student from Beech Island.

Jeremiah Duncan, 20, was pronounced dead Tuesday morning on Gunter Road in Aiken, off Talatha Church Road. He died from a gunshot wound and his death has been ruled a  homicide.

Aiken County authorities responded around 8 a.m. to Gunter Road, where the victim was found deceased, seated in the driver’s seat of the vehicle with an apparent head wound.

If anyone has any information on this case or the identity of any suspects, we ask them to contact the Aiken County Sheriff’s Office at (803) 648-6811. You can provide information anonymously through Midlands Crime Stoppers. Your tip could earn you a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest of the person(s) responsible for any crime.

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