Suspect in motel shooting arrested, Spartanburg police say

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Anthony Bernard Wilson

Anthony Bernard Wilson , Jr. (From: Spartanburg Co. Detention Center)

SPARTANBURG, SC (WSPA) – Police have arrested a man accused of shooting another man in the head at Main Street Motel in Spartanburg.

Spartanburg Police Department said officers have arrested 33-year-old Anthony Bernard Wilson Jr. in the shooting that happened around 2:30 a.m. Saturday at the motel on West Main Street.

The victim was found shot in the head near a motel room, according to police.

Police said witnesses saw Wilson leaving the scene.

The victim was taken to the hospital for his injuries.

Wilson is in the Spartanburg County Detention Center on charges of attempted murder and possession of a firearm by violent felon, according to jail records.

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