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Bowman man shot in back; information sought in death
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Bowman man shot in back; information sought in death

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A 46-year-old Bowman man died Friday morning. He had been shot in the back.

David Lashawn Calvin of 501 Black Pond Road died Friday morning, according to an Orangeburg County Sheriff’s Office incident report.

When deputies responded to the scene, they found Calvin lying face down inside of a camper with an apparent gunshot wound to his back.

There were shell casings close to Calvin’s body.

Black Pond Road is an unincorporated area of Bowman near the Dorchester County line.

Dorchester County EMS medics and Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrived at the scene first after someone reported a shooting at that residence.

The Orangeburg County Sheriff’s Office’s Criminal Investigation Division is probing the case.

If anyone has information about the death of David Lashawn Calvin, they are asked to call Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.

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