1 shot at Spinx in Anderson Co., man charged

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Drequis Andrell Witcher

ANDERSON COUNTY, SC (WSPA) – Anderson County Sheriff’s Office officials confirmed one person was charged following a shooting at an area convenience store.

According to Sgt. JT Foster, the shooting occurred at Spinx, located at 1207 Highway 28 Bypass, at around 10 a.m.

Foster said when deputies arrived on-scene, they found a male who had been shot.

According to an arrest warrant, Drequis Andrell Witcher, pulled a pistol from his waistband and fired it during an argument with the victim.

Witcher reportedly did not have a concealed weapons permit, or any other authorization to carry the pistol, and he was charged with unlawful carrying of a pistol.

The shooting victim’s injuries are unknown at this time, but Foster said he was taken to an area hospital.

According to Foster, the shooting appears to be an isolated incident and said there is no threat to the public at this time.

Foster said the investigation into the shooting is ongoing at this time.

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