GAFFNEY, SC (FOX Carolina) - Sheriff Steve Mueller two men have been charged with murder after a deadly shooting in Cherokee County Tuesday.
Mueller said the shooting happened along the 1200 block of Pleasant School Road around 8:30 a.m.
Coroner Dennis Fowler identified the deceased as Overton Deshan Good, 23, of Pleasant School Road.
Mueller said deputies were initially called about an armed robbery at Good's home around 8:25 a.m.
Good was confronted at his front door by at least two people and was able to keep them from getting inside.
The suspects fled in a silver vehicle, then turned around several driveways up from Good's home. Mueller said the vehicle then drove by Good's home again and began shooting.
Overton's father, Richard Good spoke to FOX Carolina about the moments before his son was shot.
“My wife actually seen the car turn around in the driveway and told me it looks like something is about to happen. She said they're shooting at Overton’s house! They're shooting at Overton’s house!" said Good.
"By the time I got down the road they was turning the corner and still shooting. I pulled up into the yard to see what was going on and they had shot my son.”
Good was in his home near the front door when Mueller said he was shot in the head.
Good was able to give 911 dispatchers the name of one of the robbery suspects before he was shot, Mueller said.
Family members confirmed Overton is the brother of NFL player Denzelle Good, an offensive tackle for the Indianapolis Colts.
Both brothers played football at Gaffney High School.
Overton and his family had just returned Monday from watching the Colts play the Texans on Sunday, his father said.
The Colts issued a statement via Twitter Tuesday evening, offering prayers to Denzelle and the Good family:
Statement regarding the passing of Overton Good, the brother of Denzelle Good: pic.twitter.com/5pAQvq2YVz— Indianapolis Colts (@Colts) October 2, 2018
Mueller said Jermaine Jefferies, 20 was arrested Tuesday afternoon and charged with murder, attempted murder, attempted armed robbery, burglary first degree, shooting into a dwelling, and possession of a weapon during a violent crime.
As deputies took Jefferies into jail, he told FOX Carolina's Brookley Cromer that he was sorry for the Good family's loss.
On Wednesday, Mueller announced a second man had been charged in the shooting. Shaun Rogers Jr., 18, was also charged with murder, attempted murder, attempted armed robbery, burglary first degree, shooting into a dwelling, and possession of a weapon during a violent crime.
Richard Good is confident his son's death will not be in vain.
"Justice will be served one way or the other and that’s my word," said Good.
Mueller said a neighboring home was also struck by gunfire during the shooting.
Jefferies went before a judge Wednesday afternoon and was denied bond.
Good's family was in the courtroom during the hearing. Richard says Overton's passing because they knew Jeffries, and tried to give him a hand up.
"I’ve been knowing the suspect since he was a kid and had another run in with him when he was a preteen and we thought we had things settled. I gave him a second chance when he was like 12 or 13 years old. Here he is 20, and look what happened," said Good.
Sheriff Mueller echoed Richard's sentiments, noting that this only hurts the family more.
“He used to be his football coach and really tried to help this kid out when he was going through a troubled part of his life, and it’s just tragic to see a family that has reached out and really tried to make a difference in the life of Jermaine Jefferies, and yet he goes back and targets them and their loved one is a victim in a heinous crime," said Mueller.
On Thursday, Rogers was denied bond.
The investigation continues.