Sumter man found shot in vehicle on Bultman Drive


Sumter police are investigating after a 21-year-old man was found shot in a vehicle early Sunday morning.

When officers responded to a shots fired call before 4 a.m., they located a vehicle in the roadway on Bultman Drive near Walton Drive. The vehicle had been struck by gunfire, and the driver, Kayaun Mytrell Daniels, was found wounded, according to Tonyia McGirt, public information officer for the Sumter Police Department.

Daniels, of Pioneer Court, was transported to Prisma Health Tuomey Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

McGirt said the Sumter County Coroner’s Office notified his family and scheduled an autopsy.

Anyone with information is asked to call the police department at (803) 436-2700 or Crime Stoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC. Tips can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers by logging onto and clicking on the “Submit a New Tip” tab or by downloading the new P3 Tips app on smart phones.

A cash reward may be available for information leading to an arrest.

La linea dedicada para este caso es, (803) 305-7469 un oficial del departamento de policía de Sumter atenderá su llamada en español.

También puede usar la linea de Crime Stoppers libre de cargos al 1-8888-CRIME-SC la operadora le transferirá la llamada al centro de asistencia de habla hispana.

Puede ir a la página de Crime Stoppers y oprima ¨Submit a New Tip¨ . También puede bajar la aplicación para su teléfono Apple o Android con opción en español.