Deputies investigating shooting that killed man, injured girl in Rutherford County

Lakeview Drive (FOX Carolina/ August 8, 2018)

Deputies in Rutherford County are investigating after a man was killed and a girl was injured in a shooting early Wednesday morning.

Lt. Det. Jamie Keever said deputies were called to a home on Lakeview Drive in Forest City at 12:11 a.m.

Deputies arrived to find a 46-year-old man dead with a gunshot wound to the chest.

Another juvenile female was also injured at the home. Keever said the girl was grazed by a bullet and taken to Spartanburg Regional Hospital.

Investigators believe the shooting stemmed from a domestic issue.

Three other people were in the house at the time of the shooting. Keever said the victim lived there with his girlfriend and her children.

No one is in custody at this time and a person of interest is being interviewed, Keever said.

The investigation is ongoing.

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