FLORENCE, S.C. (AP) – Authorities in South Carolina are investigating the fatal shooting of an airport public safety officer officer in Florence.

The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division says 37-year-old James Edward Bell shot and killed the officer Sunday morning during a traffic stop at Florence Regional Airport.

Florence County’s coroner identified the victim as 26-year-old Jackson Ryan Winkeler of Dillon. Officials say Bell initially fled but was later captured by Florence County deputies.