Two Fatal Anderson Shootings

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By 106.3 WORD

Two separate fatal shootings occured Monday night in Anderson.

The first occured about 6 p.m. at Southwood Street and West Market Street.

When police and emergency personel arrived, they were told the victim, 35 year-old Martin Larendas Lashawn, had been taken to a hospital in a private vehicle.

He died in the hospital just after 8 p.m.

The second shooting occured just after 9:30 p.m. at Belton Woods Apartments on Howard Lane.

Upon arrival, authorities found two gun shot victims. One victim was taken to the hospital, but 23 year-old Daniel Jimenez died at the scene.

Both shootings were ruled by the coroner as homicides, and autopsies have been scheduled. The shootings are both still under investigation by the Coroner's Office and Anderson Police.