Greenville’s first homicide of the year took place this week.
At about 10:20 p.m. Monday, the Greenville Police Department received a call of shots being fired in the area of Spruce and Ninth streets.
Upon further investigation, officers discovered a black male had suffered several gunshot wounds to his body.
The identity of the victim is being withheld due to pending family notification.
If anyone has any information on this incident, they are asked to call GPD at 662-378-1515 or CrimeStoppers at 662-378-8477. Information can also be sent using the P3 TIPS app online.
CrimeStoppers is offering a reward for this incident.