GREAT FALLS, S.C. — A man has been found shot to death in a South Carolina home and sheriff’s deputies have released very little information.

Chester County Chief Deputy Sheriff Robert Sprouse told local media that officers were called to a home near Great Falls around 6:45 a.m. Monday.

Coroner Terry Tinker said the victim was 28-year-old Lamario Lightner of Great Falls.

Deputies have not identified a suspect.

No other details were immediately available.

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