Deputies arrest suspect in Williamsburg Co. shooting that injured one

Deputies arrest suspect in Williamsburg Co. shooting that injured one
Dwayne Nesmith has been charged with attempted murder

WILLIAMSBURG COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Williamsburg County deputies have arrested a suspect in connection with a shooting.

Dwayne Lewis Nesmith, 25, of Andrews has been charged with attempted murder and possession of a weapon during a violent crime.

Deputies had previously said they were looking for Nesmith in connection with the shooting, which happened on Country Club Road and injured one person.

According to investigators, Nesmith allegedly shot the victim after a verbal dispute. According to the affidavit, Nesmith shot the victim in the lower back with a handgun.

Deputies are still seeking information in the case. Anyone with knowledge or information is asked to call the criminal investigations division of the Williamsburg County Sheriff’s office at 843-355-6381.

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