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Investigators arrest 1, searching for another in Dorchester Co. double murder

Left to Right: Simmons and Spells Left to Right: Simmons and Spells
DORCHESTER COUNTY, SC (WCSC) -

Officials with the Dorchester County Sheriff's office say they have arrested one person and are searching for another in connection to a double murder this past Monday. 

Investigators arrested 20-year-old Delani Franklin Simmons of Ladson. According to DCSO officials, Simmons is currently in the hospital following a separate shooting in Lincolnville where he suffered a gunshot wound. 

DCSO deputies are searching for 19-year-old Bradford Jordan Spells also of Ladson, wanted for murder. 

Spells is believed to be driving a white Jeep Compass (SC Tag IYC135).

Anyone with information is asked to call their local law enforcement agency or the sheriff's office at 873-51111. 

Dorchester County investigators say 19-year-old Ernest Richmond and 21-year-old Shaquille Sanders, both of Summerville, were killed after a fight broke out Monday night on Brailsford Boulevard. 

Richmond was pronounced dead early Tuesday morning at Trident Medical Center, while Sanders Monday night at Summerville Medical Center. 

Investigators with the Dorchester County Sheriff's Office say Simmons is currently in the hospital after he was shot Tuesday afternoon on Mason Street in Lincolnville.

Two other people were also shot in that incident. 

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