Man faces attempted murder charges after shooting on West Parker Rd. in Greenville

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GREENVILLE COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – A man is injured after a shooting in Greenville County that happened early Monday morning.

Greenville County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a call in reference to a shooting on West Parker Rd. at about 2:47 a.m. They found a man with at least one gunshot wound in the parking lot.  

Greenville County Sheriff’s Office Investigators has charged Danilo Enrique Murillo Mejia, 44, with attempted murder, possession of a weapon during a violent crime and unlawful carrying of a pistol.

According to the sheriff’s office, Mejia got into an altercation with the victim before retreating to a vehicle and obtaining a pistol that he used to shoot the victim.

The victim was transported and is in ICU, deputies said. Mejia is also in the hospital with non-life threatening injuries as a result of the altercation. Deputies are continuing to investigate.

Anyone who has information about this incident is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 23-CRIME. 

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