Second suspect in custody in Lancaster County murder

Posted August 22, 2013 4:36 pm | Filed under Crime and Courts, Featured, Local News

Reed, Follansbee

Deputies in Lancaster County say a second suspect is now in custody in connection with a Wednesday night murder off Harold Faulkenberry Road in Kershaw.

At approximately 8:45 p.m. Wednesday, deputies were dispatched to the home and found Bryan Hatchel, 30, dead at the scene with multiple gunshot wounds.

Investigators later identified the suspects as 39-year-old Ronald Reed, Jr., of Heath Springs and 46-year-old Gregory Follansbee of Indian Land.

A SWAT Team executed a search warrant hours after the murder at Follansbee’s home of Elven Dive in Indina Land.

Thursday afternoon, Reed was arrested without incident at his home on Rocky River Road in Heath Springs.

Both men are charged with Murder and remain in custody at the Lancaster County Detention Center awaiting a bond hearing.