Lakeside Park Shooting

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By 106.3 WORD

Investigators with the Greenville County Sheriff’s Office are conducting a death investigation at Lakeside Park, located at 1500 Piedmont Highway.

Deputies received a call just after 8:30pm Saturday regarding gunshots. 

When deputies arrived they discovered a man in the parking lot, suffering from at least one gunshot wound.

The victim was pronounced deceased on scene. 

Sunday, the coroner's office identified the victim as 31-year-old Keith Lamar Watkins Jr. of Greenville. 

At this time there is no available suspect information and investigators are requesting for anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers of Greenville at 23-CRIME. 

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