Jairo Martinez Death: Authorities identified man shot and killed in Aiken County

Jairo Martinez Death: Authorities identified man shot and killed in Aiken County.

Aiken Department of Public Safety and the Aiken County Coroner’s Office are investigating a shooting incident that left an adult male dead in a Graniteville home on Tuesday.

Around 8:25 a.m. Tuesday, Aiken County deputies received a well-being check and responded to a home at 213 Ascauga Lake Road at approximately 8:25 a.m. on Tuesday. A homeowner had reported it has been a while since he has heard from his tenant and he was not responding to his door.

Upon deputies arrival at the location, they went inside the home where they found a deceased male lying on the floor with at least a gunshot wound. He was identified as 32-year-old Jairo Martinez.