Stillwater Apartments, Simpsonville

Simpsonville, SC (FOX Carolina) - Police in Simpsonville are investigating after an overnight shooting left one person dead. 

According to the city, the shooting happened at the Stillwater Apartments along Grandview Drive around 12:50 a.m. Friday.

Officials say officers arrived and found a man in the apartment with a gunshot wound to his chest.  We're told the victim was already deceased when police arrived. 

The Greenville County Coroner's Office later identified the deceased as Martin G. Effendi, age 21.

The coroner said Effendi lived in the apartment where he was killed.

Effendi's manner of death has been deemed a homicide.

The investigation is active and ongoing. Anyone with information about the incident can call the Simpsonville Police Department at 864-967-9536.

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