GREENWOOD, S.C. (WSPA) – The Greenwood Police Department said that they have made an arrest of a man that was wanted following a fatal shooting.
Officers said that Jeremy John Smith, 35, of Greenwood was arrested on Monday morning in Greenville for a murder that took place on Feb 28th on Taggart Avenue.
7NEWS previously reported that officers were called to a shooting on Taggart Avenue around 9:20 p.m.
Upon arrival, police found a man with a gunshot wound. He died from his injuries.
The Greenwood County Coroner’s Office identified the victim as 39-year-old Martell Antwine Hamilton.
Smith was charged with murder and possession of a weapon during a violent crime. Smith is being held in the Greenwood County Detention Center.