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Thief kills his accomplice during argument of how to divide stolen loot

By Mason White 2:59 PM September 29, 2014
Anthony Wayne Jeffcoat 

By: Anika Rao
(Scroll down for video) A man was killed by his friend and partner in crime after burglarizing several homes.

Deputies in South Carolina, responded to a shooting and found 41-year-old Steven Lee Boone dead.

Lexington County deputies have arrested the suspect, who shot Boone in a dispute over stolen property. Anthony Wayne Jeffcoat, 46, is charged with murder in the death of Boone.

Witnesses told deputies that the two had an argument in a shed where Jeffcoat had been living temporarily.

Deputies said that Jeffcoat shot Boone in the upper chest with a weapon that the two men had recently stolen from a theft. Boone died at the scene.

Jeffcoat then drove away from the area, leaving his friend to die. He later made ‚Äč‚Äčarrangements to surrender to police.