Male Shot Several Times Found Outside Home

Lexington Police are investigating an early morning shooting.

LEXINGTON, SC - (WLTX) -- A male victim was shot and later died after he was found in the front yard of a home early Sunday morning.

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher said 31-year-old Derek Fogle of Lexington died from apparent gunshot wounds. An autopsy is scheduled for Monday, July 24. 

According to the Lexington Police Department, officers responded to a residence on Cherokee Pond Court at around 2:30 a.m. and found Fogle on the ground with several gunshot wounds. Lexington County Fire Service and EMS also arrived on scene.

They say he was transported to a nearby hospital where he later died from injuries. SLED and the Lexington County Coroner's Office are assisting the Lexington Police Department in this investigation. 

We will provide additional information on the incident as details become available. 

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