Suspect wanted for Lowcountry nightclub shooting that killed 2 people captured near Atlanta

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GEORGETOWN COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - A man wanted for a shooting at a Pawleys Island nightclub that killed two people and injured another was captured near Atlanta Wednesday afternoon.

Officials with the Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office say Jarvis Jamison was taken into custody by authorities including the State Law Enforcement Division, the U.S. Marshals and Gwinnett County Police.

Matthew Cobb Jr, 28 of Hemingway and Tevin Washington, 28, of Georgetown were killed in the shooting at a nightclub located on the 900 block of Petigru Drive.

A third person was also injured by gunshots, according to sheriff’s office spokesman Jason Lesley.

Jamison was wanted by Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office for murder and possession of a weapon during a violent crime in connection to the shooting.

He is in custody in Georgia awaiting extradition to Georgetown County.

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