Lexington, SC (WLTX) The name of a Lexington County homicide victim has been released by the coroner.

Lexington County coroner Margaret Fisher says that on Tuesday Norman Cherry Jr., 46, of Gaston was the victim of a shooting on the 600 block of Woodtrail Drive in Gaston.

Cherry suffered fatal gunshot wounds to the upper body and was pronounced dead at the scene.

An investigation by the Lexington County Sheriff's office is ongoing.