Teen shot dead in car outside apartment complex in Aiken, suspect sought


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AIKEN, SC (WJBF) – An investigation into the shooting death of an Aiken teen continues

It happened near an apartment complex on Barnwell Avenue at Kershaw Street.

Officials say 18-year-old Joseph Copeland was sitting in a vehicle when someone started shooting into the car hitting the victim.

An autopsy was performed Monday on Copeland.

The suspect is still at large.

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