SPARTANBURG COUNTY, SC (FOX Carolina) The Spartanburg County Coroner says a young man has passed away after an apparent shooting at an apartment complex overnight. 

According to the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office, deputies responded to Whispering Pines apartments, on Abner Road, around 11:45 p.m. in reference to a shooting. 

There, deputies located one victim. 

Coroner Rusty Clevenger identified the deceased as 16-year-old Amir Omarion Brewer-Samuel, of South Liberty Street in Spartanburg.

Clevenger says his office will be examining further, but a preliminary inspection reveals the young man passed away from an apparent gunshot wound. 

A death investigation is in its infancy stages. Deputies will release more information when appropriate. 

Stay with FOX Carolina as we get updates. 

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