Laurens County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Osvaldo Antonio Flores, 20, on Monday for a murder in Clinton.
At approximately 2 a.m., the LCSO responded to a call at 18772 Hwy. 72 E., located just off the highway between Clinton High School and I-26.
Deputies discovered a male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The victim was identified as Miguel Gutierrez-Mendoza, 35. Investigators were called to the scene along with the LCSO Crime Scene Unit
A resident of the home, Flores, was arrested on scene without incident and has been charged with Murder and Possession of a Firearm During a Violent Crime.
Gutierrez-Mendoza died at Laurens County Hospital at 3:10 a.m.