GREENVILLE COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – A man has been arrested in connection to a shooting that happened in Greenville County Sunday afternoon.
We previously reported that Greenville County deputies responded at 4:40 p.m. to the area in the 1000 block of Buncombe Road near Crest Lane.
A man suffered at least one gunshot wound in the incident. He transported to an area hospital for treatment.
On Tuesday, the Greenville County Sheriff’s Office arrested Sylvester Junior Burnside, 53, for attempted murder and possession of a weapon during a violent crime.
While deputies were investigating, they learned that Burnside shot the victim at least one time while in the parking lot after the victim exited from the inside of the convenience store.
Deputies learned that before the shooting, there was some form of an altercation between the victim and suspect, which deputies believed motivated the shooting.