Coker lax player Bakhsh died after being shot

By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher 

Coker Cobras men’s lacrosse player Garrett Bakhsh has died. He was 18. 

Bakhsh passed away on Tuesday following a shooting in Hartsville, South Carolina. The incident happened at Mac’s Lounge nightclub early Sunday morning at 2 am. 

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“We are deeply saddened by the passing of our student, Garrett Bakhsh,” Coker University said in a statement. “Garrett was a freshman, a member of our men’s lacrosse team, and a friend to many in our Coker community. The entire Coker campus community joins together in expressing our sympathy to Garrett’s family and our hearts go out to all impacted by this sad news.”

He is now one of three individuals, who lost their lives from the incident. 29-year-old Bryan Robinson and 21-year-old Dicaprio Collins also died after being shot. 

Two individuals have been arrested in the case. One of the suspects is 20-year-old Darius Dickey. 

The second suspect has not been identified at this time.

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