Police name suspect in Percy Street shooting

Police name suspect in Percy Street shooting

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Charleston Police named a suspect they are searching for in connection with a Wednesday night shooting on Percy Street.

Markel Jenkins is being charged for the incident, according to Charleston Police spokesman Charles Francis.

Jenkins has active arrest warrants for assault and battery of a high and aggravated nature and possession of a firearm during the commission of a violent crime, Francis said.

Police say he is considered armed and dangerous and is known to frequent the peninsula of Charleston.

Anyone with information on Jenkins' whereabouts should contact Charleston Police at (843) 577-7434.

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