Shooting Along South Carolina Highway Leaves 1 Dead, Others Hurt: Sheriff

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Source: MEGA; Williamsburg County Sheriff’s Office

Oct. 11 2022, Published 12:31 p.m. ET

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One person was killed in a shooting on a South Carolina highway. Weeks later, police say they arrested a suspect.

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On Oct. 10, the Williamsburg County Sheriff’s Office announced the arrest of Kelvin Daniel Montgomery Jr., 24. He faces a host of charges including murder and four counts of attempted murder.

cOn Sept. 17, deputies responded to Manning Highway for a reported shooting.

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When officers arrived, they found several gunshot victims inside a vehicle. One person was pronounced dead at the scene. Police did not release the victim’s name.

The other injured people were taken to a hospital and treated.

Investigators said the victims were driving on the highway when Montgomery passed them and then started shooting into their vehicle. A motive was not released in the case.

Montgomery is being held in jail without bond.


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