SUMTER COUNTY, Ga. (WTVM) - One person is dead following a shooting in Sumter County Wednesday evening.
The Sumter County Sheriff’s Office responded to the Rainbow Terrace area shortly after 6 p.m. in reference to a person being shot. Upon arrival, deputies along with first responders found a male deceased from an apparent gunshot.
The victim was identified as Chauncey Goodwin. 26-year-old Corderius Smith is the suspect in the case.
Smith is in custody and is being held at the Sumter County Jail.