2 dead, 2 hurt in drive-by shooting on Spartanburg street


SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Two people were killed and two others hurt in a drive-by shooting in a South Carolina neighborhood, authorities said.

Witnesses told Spartanburg police that a man fired from the back seat of a SUV into a group of people on a residential street around 9 p.m, Police spokesman Maj. Art Littlejohn said.

Four people were wounded and taken to the hospital, Littlejohn said in a statement.

Travoiris Antoine Gentry, 28, of Anderson and Jaquante Donell Burris, 24, of Spartanburg, died a short time later, Spartanburg County Coroner Rusty Clevenger said.

Witnesses told police the shots were fired from a white SUV. No arrests have been made and police did not release a possible motive for the shooting.


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