Police: Man wanted in Summerville murder captured in Huger

Tyree Jarell Steed (Source: Summerville Police Department)
Tyree Jarell Steed (Source: Summerville Police Department)

SUMMERVILLE, SC (WCSC) - The man wanted in connection with a murder at a Summerville apartment complex last month has been arrested in Huger, police say.

Tyree Steed was taken into custody at 7 a.m. by the U.S. Marshals Task Force at a home in Huger, according to Summerville Police Lt. Nick Santanna. Steed is expected to have a bond hearing on Thursday morning.

Police responded to a fatal shooting on Oct. 12 at the Colonial Village at Waters Edge complex.  The Dorchester County Coroner's Office identified 28-year-old Adrian Dwan Haley of North Charleston as the victim in the shooting.

Police said Haley died at the scene.

According to an incident report, a man saw the shooting from the balcony of his apartment.

He told officers the shooter ran toward a boat landing.

Police said violent crime is rare at the complex and neighbors were surprised to see the crime scene.

On Oct. 17, investigators identified Steed as the suspect in the killing and said he was wanted on charges of murder and possession of a firearm during the commission of a violent crime.

Steed was being held pending a bond hearing, Santanna said.

This is a developing story. Check back for additional information.

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