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Suspect Captured After Sunday Morning Shooting In Belton

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BELTON, S.C. - A man wanted in an early morning shooting in the town of Belton has been captured.

Belton Police Chief Tommy Clamp said that Anderson County Sheriff's deputies arrested 27-year-old Robert Lewis Coker without incident early Sunday afternoon.

According to Clamp, officers responded to a residence at 505 Forest Lane in Belton at 7:15 a.m. and found a man who had been shot in the leg. The officers learned that the suspect, identified as Coker, had left the scene in a silver colored Pontiac or Chevrolet sedan. 

Belton Police Officers, along with Anderson County Sheriff's deputies, a blood hound team and aviation unit searched for Coker throughout the morning. He was located just after 1 p.m. in an area near Mayfield School Road, 7 On Your Side has learned.

The victim was transported to the hospital where his condition was not immediately available.

Stay tuned to WSPA.com as 7 On Your Side works to bring you the very latest on this developing story.
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