A 31-year-old North Augusta man was shot and killed at his residence Wednesday.
Christopher Rowley, of the 700 block of Sudlow Lake Road, died shortly after arriving at Georgia Regents Medical Center at 3:07 p.m., according to Aiken County Coroner Tim Carlton.
Rowley was shot after an argument with his friend Robin N. Herndon, an employee of South Carolina Probation and Parole, Carlton said.
Deputies responded to the shooting at 2:16 p.m.
NORTH AUGUSTA — Aiken County officials say a North Augusta man has been shot and died after a domestic dispute at his home.
Coroner Tim Carlton says 31-year-old Christopher Rowley was pronounced dead at Georgia Regents Medical Center in Augusta, Ga., shortly after 3 p.m. Wednesday.
Carlton said the shooting occurred during a domestic dispute around 2 p.m. Sheriff’s Capt. Eric Abdullah would not say Wednesday night whether anyone was in custody. The shooting is still under investigation.
AIKEN CO., S.C. (WRDW) — Agent Robin Herndon, a parole officer with the Aiken SCDPPPS office, was terminated Thursday after being charged with voluntary manslaughter, according to South Carolina’s Department of Probation, Parole and Pardon Services’ Public Information Director.
Agent Herndon had been employed in the Aiken office since November 2010, PIO Pete O’Boyle confirmed.
Coroner Tim Carlton says 31-year-old Christopher Rowley, was shot following an alleged domestic argument with 40-year-old Herndon. Rowley died shortly after arrival at GRU Medical Center.
A former state department of probation and parole employee and S.C. State Law Enforcement Division agent has been charged with voluntary manslaughter in the shooting death of her friend in North Augusta on Nov. 6, according to the Aiken County Sheriff’s Office.
Herndon and Rowley had been involved in a domestic argument before Rowley was shot, according to Aiken County Coroner Tim Carlton.