Percy Street shooting suspect surrenders

Published: Jan. 17, 2015 at 4:59 PM EST|Updated: Jan. 18, 2015 at 6:01 PM EST
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

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.

Copyright 2015 WCSC. All rights reserved.