1 dead, 4 wounded in Latta nightclub shooting

August 24, 2013 

— Authorities say one man has been killed and four other people injured after a shooting at a nightclub in Latta.

Dillon County deputies said the shooting happened around 2:30 a.m. Saturday at The Legion club. Investigators say 21-year-old Devanted McNeil and 19-year-old Benjamin Bethea were arrested later Saturday and charged with murder. A motive for the shooting has not been released.

The coroner's office says a 21-year-old man was killed. His name was not released.

Authorities say one of the injured is in critical condition, and two more are in the hospital with less serious injuries. One person was treated and released. The names of the wounded have not been released.

The suspects remain in jail without bond. It wasn't known if they had attorneys.

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