Percy Street shooting suspect surrenders

Percy Street shooting suspect surrenders
Photo Source: WCSC
Photo Source: WCSC

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Charleston Police say the man wanted in connection to the Percy Street shooting turned himself in Saturday morning.

Markel Jenkins is being charged with assault and battery of a high and aggravated nature and possession of a firearm during a violent crime, for the Wednesday night shooting, officials say.

The male victim was left with a non-life threatening injury after being shot in the back, police spokesman Charles Francis said.

On Friday, officials issued a warrant for Jenkins' arrest.

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