WALTERBORO, SC (WCSC) - Police have arrested a 19-year-old for a shooting outside an apartment Sunday afternoon. According to police, Brantley Washington got in an argument with several people, including the victim, Jermaine Lawton.
The police report states Washington fired several shots from a semi-automatic pistol, hitting Lawton in the left leg.
Washington was also hurt in the altercation. Police caught up with him at the hospital. He's charged with assault and battery with intent to kill, firing a gun into a dwelling, and discharging a firearm within city limits.