Man charged for shooting of security guard in Greenville Co.

News

William McKinney has been charged with attempted murder in connection to the shooting of a security guard Saturday. (Photo: Greenville Co. Detention Center)

GREENVILLE COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – The Greenville County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the shooting of a security guard that happened early Saturday morning.

Deputies say the shooting happened at Dolce on White Horse Road at 4:14 a.m.

The victim, who is a security guard, was shot at least one time, according to the sheriff’s office.

That person is being treated at a hospital.

Investigators have charged 41-year-old William L. McKinney with attempted murder and possession of a weapon during a violent crime. He is now in the Greenville County Detention Center.

No one else has been charged in connection to the incident.

A deputy saw a subject running away from the scene and jumping a fence. The subject got into a vehicle, which fled the scene, deputies said.

They located the vehicle on White Horse Road and initiated a pursuit. The pursuit ended at Dixie Estates Mobile Home Park.

2 subjects were detained and were transported to be interviewed. One subject, the driver, fled the scene on foot.

A Sheriff’s Office K9 was utilized to track the driver, however he was not located. The only description deputies have is a male wearing all black.

Anyone who has any information is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 23-CRIME.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Food Drive
Destination Vacation
Livin Upstate Deals
Carolina Eats Contest
Adopt A Thon
wspa news app free for download choose your store below
download the wspa news app from the apple app store
download the wspa news app from the google play store

Trending Stories