North Charleston police looking for early morning shooting suspect

Swinton (Source: NCPD)
Swinton (Source: NCPD)

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - North Charleston police are looking for a man wanted for shooting another man on a North Charleston street early Friday morning.

According to police, Jerod Swinton, 29, shot Simon Simmons as the two men were walking down Craig Road around 1 a.m. Friday. The victim told officers the two men were leaving the area when Swinton pulled a gun and shot Simmons.

Police issued an arrest warrant of attempted murder for Swinton.

Police did not release any information about the condition of Simmons who was taken to MUSC for treatment.

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