Lexington County authorities are investigating the fatal shooting of a woman at the Cockpit Bar & Grill on Berryhill Road near Irmo over the weekend.
The victim has been identified as 22-year-old Shirley McKenzie of Columbia.
Sheriff's Major John Allard says, “The fatal shooting of McKenzie was reported to the Sheriff's Department at about 4:32 a.m. on Saturday. Deputies found McKenzie lying on the floor inside the bar, and deputies determined that McKenzie was deceased.”
The coroner's office says the woman had been shot once in the upper body.
Investigators say a number of people were in the bar at the time, and anyone with information on the shooting incident is asked to contact the Lexington County Sheriff's Department.