Man arrested in Pickens Co. shooting death - FOX Carolina 21

Man arrested in Pickens Co. shooting death

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Deputies investigate deadly shooting (Fox Carolina) Deputies investigate deadly shooting (Fox Carolina)
Justin O'Bryant (Courtesy: Pickens Co. Detention Center) Justin O'Bryant (Courtesy: Pickens Co. Detention Center)
SUNSET, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Deputies with the Pickens County Sheriff's Office said they have charged a 26-year-old man with murder after another man's body was found Saturday morning.

Deputies said they were called to a home on Hannah Road in the Sunset community just before 3 a.m. and found the body of 38-year-old Michael Collins.

Deputies said Justin O'Bryant shot Collins after the two men got into fight.

Deputies said O'Bryant fled the scene after the shooting. O'Bryant was captured without incident neat the Walmart in Central just before 8 a.m., according to deputies.

O'Bryant was charged with murder and possession of a weapon during a violent crime. He's being held in the Pickens County Detention Center where he is awaiting a bond hearing.

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