Manhunt in Chapin over, search for two suspects to resume later today
Wed, 09 Apr 2014 00:09:29 GMT —
LEXINGTON COUNTY (WACH) â?? Lexington County Sheriff Deputies say the manhunt for two suspects wanted in connection to a Chapin shooting is over at this time.
A spokesperson for the sheriff's department tells WACH Fox that deputies are working to obtain arrest warrants and will resume the search later today.
Tuesday night, there was a manhunt near the Lexington/Newberry county line after deputies say two men shot another person at a home on Bayfield Lane in Chapin.
The Newberry County Sheriffâ??s Office spent Tuesday evening assisting with the search.
According to Lexington County Sheriff James Metts, one man was involved in an argument with two other men with whom he was acquainted. The man was shot in his upper torso during the argument. The sheriff says the shooting does not appear to be random.
Authorities believe the two men theyâ??re looking for are armed, but at this point, pose no threat to the Chapin community. Authorities also say they know the identities of the suspects.
Anyone that can help authorities with this case is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-888-Crime SC.